Lethbridge Police dealing with high risk incident – CONCLUDED

Lethbridge, Alberta – The Lethbridge Police Service is currently dealing with a high risk incident in the 800 block of 16 Street South.  While conducting a search warrant in a home, police located several packages of concern.  The Explosives Disposal Unit has been called in to ensure the safety of all.

The Explosive Disposal Unit were able to render safe two suspicious items and several others were safely transported from the scene.

Members of the public can return to the area and police thank the public for their understanding during this event.

BACKGROUND

Lethbridge, Alberta – (5:32 PM) The Lethbridge Police Service is currently dealing with a high risk incident in the 800 block of 16 Street South. While conducting a search warrant in a home police located several packages of concern. The Explosives Disposal Unit has been called in to ensure the safety of all.

Members of the public are asked to avoid the area at this time. No further information will be provided at this time. Update to follow.

Lethbridge Explosives' Unit
(File Photo) Lethbridge Explosives’ Unit

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