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Explosive blasting caps found at AZ store

The blasting caps were found in a glass display case at the store. (Source: Cochise County Sheriff's Office) The blasting caps were found in a glass display case at the store. (Source: Cochise County Sheriff's Office)
Thirty-six caps were recovered and seized. (Source: Cochise County Sheriff's Office) Thirty-six caps were recovered and seized. (Source: Cochise County Sheriff's Office)
No one was hurt during the removal and disposal. (Source: Cochise County Sheriff's Office) No one was hurt during the removal and disposal. (Source: Cochise County Sheriff's Office)
WHETSTONE, AZ (CBS5) -

Thirty-six blasting caps found in a store in Whetstone have been seized by Cochise County authorities.

Workers were cleaning and re-organizing the store on Monday morning when they found what appeared to be explosive blasting caps.

The Sheriff's Office bomb technician was summoned along with an officer from the Arizona Department of Public Safety.

Authorities said they located No. 6 and No. 8 non-electric blasting caps in a glass display case on a shelf inside the store.

The caps were removed from the scene for disposal. No one was hurt.

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