BEAVERCREEK, Ohio (WDTN) – Beavercreek police blocked a heavily traveled road through the city for a couple of hours Wednesday after a suspicious device was found.
Police say the device was some type of PVC pipe with capped ends and pellets inside, was found around 9:30 a.m. in a flower bed on North Fairfield Road at Beaver Vu Drive.
The Dayton Bomb Squad was called to the scene to safely remove the device. It was detonated as a precaution.
The Frisch’s Restaurant was closed for a short time as crews investigated. Workers were told to stay inside.
Fairfield Road has now re-opened to traffic.