Doraville officers discover explosive device

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Doraville Police discovery, results in deployment of DeKalb County Police Bomb Squad.

Doraville officers discover explosive device Bomb Squad Unit

At approximately 10:45AM, Doraville officers are dispatched to 5700 Block of New Peachtree Rd.

The arriving officers discovered 2 bottles that appeared to be makeshift Molotov cocktail style devices.

The officers evacuated the area and immediately contacted the DeKalb County Police Bomb Squad.

The bomb squad arrived and thru the use of a robotic device was able to take an x-ray of the contents. The bomb squad then determined the devices had the components to make an explosive and was removed from the scene in their containment device.

The true origin of the devices is still under investigation.

The scene was rendered safe at approximately 2:30PM and the roadway was re-opened.

At this time there are no suspects.