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PD: Explosive found in car bought on Craigslist

Posted: 11:55 AM, Apr 09, 2016
Updated: 2016-04-09 20:29:18Z
SDPD: Man found 'suspicious device' in new car
SDPD: Man found 'suspicious device' in new car
SDPD: Man found 'suspicious device' in new car

The bomb squad has cleared the scene of a neighborhood in Lincoln Park after a man found an explosive in the back of a car he bought on Craigslist, police said.

San Diego Police were called out to the 4900 block of Magnus Way around 10:30 a.m. after a man reported finding what looked like a pipe bomb in the back of a car he had just bought.

The bomb squad was called out to the scene and found an explosive. They were able to clear the scene about two hours later.