Military devices found in Sumter thrift store - - Columbia, South Carolina

Military devices found in thrift store donation


Military grade ordnance were found in a Sumter Goodwill store on Wednesday.

The items were found along with other items in a box donated by Shaw airmen.

Local authorities along with officials from Shaw Air Force Base and the federal Department of Defense responded to the store after 10 a.m., according to Tonyia McGirt of the Sumter Police Department.

The items were taken away and disposed of by military officials.

The incident is still being investigated by military officials.

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