Dayton Bomb Squad called to Springfield apartments for possible explosive

The Dayton Bomb Squad responded to an explosion followed by smoke seen Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021, at a house in the 100 block of Warner Drive in Union. JIM NOELKER/STAFF
The Dayton Bomb Squad responded to an explosion followed by smoke seen Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021, at a house in the 100 block of Warner Drive in Union. JIM NOELKER/STAFF

Credit: Jim Noelker

Credit: Jim Noelker

The Dayton Bomb Squad was called to an apartment complex in Springfield on Monday afternoon to dispose of a possible explosive device.

According to Springfield dispatchers, police were on an unrelated call in the 1900 block of Wilkes Drive when the device was found.

We are working to learn more and will update this story with any new information.

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