Police identify suspicious device found in mailbox at Portsmouth home

Posted on: 10:46 am, June 15, 2013, by , updated on: 03:42pm, June 15, 2013

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Police say what was described as a “suspicious device” found inside a mailbox at a home, turned out to be a solar light.

Police, fire and the bomb squad responded to the home on Warren Drive near Mimosa Road in Portsmouth around 9:00am Saturday.

The bomb squad established a safety perimeter around the area while they were investigating.

No homes were evacuated.