Hazardous materials found in Colchester

Published: Mar. 18, 2022 at 12:01 AM EDT
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COLCHESTER, Vt. (WCAX) - Authorities are investigating apparent incendiary devices found in Colchester Thursday afternoon.

The Colchester Police say around 4:00 p.m. crews responded to a fenced-in area near the Sunset Drive-In for several suspicious bottles filled with liquid. Police say there were four bottles and one was capped with a piece of cloth. Officers identified them as potential improvised incendiary devices.

Hazmat teams removed the bottles and reopened the area just after 9:00 p.m.

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