[UPDATE 10:56 a.m.] Suspicious Object Detonated Near Eureka High Last Night
Press release from the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office:
On 07-25-17 at about 2115 hrs the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Explosive Ordnance Disposal Team was called out. The Eureka Police Department had located a suspicious object in the gutter near the intersection of N and Del Norte Streets. EOD team members responded and located a cylindrical object with what appeared to be caps on both ends. Team members were able to render the object safe. It was determined the object was possibly an older style kingpin
UPDATE 10:56 a.m.: This is a more accurate image of what was originally thought to be an explosive.