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Suspicious device found in shed in Henrico

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - Around 9:30 a.m., Henrico police responded to the 8400 block of Flinthill Drive in northern Henrico County for a suspicious package. 

A cleaning crew cleaning a vacant house discovered a suspicious item in the shed.  Members of the Explosive Ordinance Devices team responded and took the item to the range to examine it.

It's not clear exactly what it was.  It was several cylinders attached together. They said it was not a cannonball and police believe it was not a military ordinance. 

Police said they hoped to update this afternoon on what it was.

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