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COPY-Bomb squad blasts package, finds Bible

Associated Press - June 16, 2009 4:24 PM ET

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LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) - Leavenworth County's bomb squad used a disrupter gun to blast a suspicious package left on the counter of the Leavenworth post office, but only a Bible was found inside.

Police say the person who left the package on Friday night took off in a hurry and probably didn't put enough stamps on it to get it delivered.

The woman it was sent to says she was expecting something from a relative who had been acting a little strange. But she had no idea what it was.

The package and the Bible were taken as evidence.

No injuries were reported.

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