Military explosive device found in southeast New Mexico

New Mexico News

ARTESIA, N.M. (KRQE) – Multiple law enforcement agencies are working to dispose of a military device located south of Artesia Tuesday afternoon. New Mexico State Police Bomb Squad is working with the Eddy County Sheriff’s Office, U.S. Air Force, and federal law enforcement to safely dispose of a military explosive device.

It’s unclear where it came from or how it ended up there but an investigation is currently underway. No other information was provided. No other information has been released at this time.

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