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Device found at Arab business not harmful

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A suspicious device was discovered at Marvin's Building Materials in Arab. (Source: MGN Online) A suspicious device was discovered at Marvin's Building Materials in Arab. (Source: MGN Online)
ARAB, AL (WAFF) -

An Arab business was disrupted Sunday following the discovery of a suspicious device.

It happened Sunday afternoon at Marvin's Building Materials at Brindlee Mountain Parkway.

Investigators said employees found a device resembling a pipe bomb that was leaking fluid. After several hours of investigation by Arab police and the Alabama Bureau of Investigation, a bomb squad was called in to examine the item.

The item was determined to pose no threat to the public. An investigation is ongoing.

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