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Posted by nicolen on November 1, 2007

According to Channel 27 News in Topeka…

Police Investigate “Suspicious Devices” at Westboro Baptist Church


Topeka Police are currently investigating two suspicious devices at Westboro Baptist Church, 3701 SW 12th. The devices were found outside the building shortly before 10 a.m. Thursday by a police officer who was investigating a report of vandalism. The Topeka Police Bomb Unit is on scene to examine the devices. As a precaution, 12th Street at Orleans has been closed as well as other surrounding streets. Motorists are encouraged to avoid the area while the investigation continues.

At this time, the Police Department is unaware of any threats associated with the devices. If anyone has any information about this incident or noted suspicious activity in the area, please call detectives at 368-9400.


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