Tuesday, October 24, 2017
UPDATE: METH TOWN BOOM PART OF KANSAS CITY BOMB SQUAD TRAINING!!!
Quick fact check on a topic that inspired a great deal of social media speculation from residents in the East part of town.
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Examiner: Mystery blasts were bomb training at quarry
A series of mysterious and loud “booms” Monday alarmed many people in Sugar Creek, northern Independence and nearby areas, though law enforcement officials assured there was no danger – just bomb-squad training.
Officers from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and the Kansas City Police Department conducted bomb-squad training exercises at a LaFarge quarry in Sugar Creek, at Kentucky and Courtney roads near Missouri 291. Police from Sugar Creek and Independence were not part of the training exercises.
You decide . . .