Fake explosive leads to bomb squad, ATF and more in Port Neches
Published 10:46 am Friday, June 2, 2023
Local and regional authorities are investigating after a suspicious device was located at a Port Neches business.
According to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, the device was discovered in a mailbox at Air Liquide Friday morning in the 2100 block of Park Road.
“The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is working with local, state and federal officials in the investigation,” a Sheriff’s Office release said.
“The device has been isolated, and there is no immediate threat to the area nor the public.”
Authorities plan to release more updates throughout the day.