Police Dispose Of Explosives In The Dotte

A glimpse at why it's important to have nice neighbors . . . And why life in The Dotte remains interesting despite so many promises of urban renewal and somewhat safter streets.


"While officers were conducting a search warrant at the home, officers discovered a large amount of explosive material consistent with the manufacturing of fireworks.

"As a precaution, several neighboring homes have been evacuated as police conduct their investigation.

"KCK police say they have re-opened Riverview from 73rd Street to 76th Street to all traffic and its Explosives Ordnance Disposal Unit (EOD) has collected all materials and will safely dispose it."

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KCK police close street, evacuate homes after explosive materials found

KCK police say shortly after 12 p.m., officers responded to an armed disturbance in the area of N. 74th Street and Riverview Avenue.