LAKEWOOD — A bomb squad has safely destroyed a suspected explosive device that was found in a portable toilet this morning in Lakewood in Pierce County.
Assistant Chief Mike Zaro said about 50 people were evacuated from nearby homes and businesses as a precaution while the bomb squad worked.
He said a sanitation worker fount the device that looked like a pipe bomb.
The fuse apparently went out and it did not detonate.
Information from: KOMO-TV, www.komotv.com/133F1F30