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CPD Closes Portions of Locust Avenue Due to "Suspicious" Traffic Stop

Post Date:09/09/2019 12:14 PM

On September 9, 2019, at approximately 9 a.m., officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of Locust Avenue at Sycamore Street.


During a consented search of the vehicle, CPD’s explosives detection K-9 alerted his handler to a suspicious device.


The Virginia State Police is assisting with the investigation.


Surrounding streets have been closed off as a precaution, however, there is no immediate threat or danger to public safety at this time.
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