Ark. Deputies Find Improvised Explosive Device

JUDSONIA, Ark. (KARK) --  Officials found an improvised explosive device in White County on Monday morning.  

Officials say that the device was found along Conway Road between Bald Knob and Judsonia. The Sheriff's Office called in the Arkansas State Police Bomb Squad. After arriving, the squad determined that the device was a helium tank with a homemade fuse and considered it an "IED".

Arkansas State Police was able to disable it and took the device with them to destroy.

Authorities say there have been no other items found.

If you have any information, you are asked to call the White County Sheriffs Department  at 501-279-6279.


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