Suspicious object left on Carlsbad lawn; bomb, arson unit render device safe

CARLSBAD, Calif. - Carlsbad police said they were working to determine who left a suspicious object on a residential lawn in the North County city Sunday, prompting a response from the sheriff's bomb/arson unit.

The device, made of a plastic bottle, tin foil and a dark liquid, was discovered in the 1200 block of Abelia Avenue shortly before 6 p.m. Sunday, according to the Carlsbad Police Department.

The San Diego County Sheriff's Bomb/Arson Unit responded and rendered the device safe, police said in a statement.

No one was injured and no property was damaged.

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