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Sheriff: No Pipe Bomb At Ozark Power Plant

OZARK (KFSM) — Authorities gave the all-clear about 1 p.m. Wednesday (Aug. 29) after investigating a reported pipe bomb at a local power plant. There was no exp...
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OZARK (KFSM) — Authorities gave the all-clear about 1 p.m. Wednesday (Aug. 29) after investigating a reported pipe bomb at a local power plant.

There was no explosive device found at the Arkansas  Electric Cooperative Corp., according to the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies were originally called out for a PVC pipe wrapped in duct tape. They in turn called the Fort Smith Bomb Squad to assist.