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Clarendon probing suspicious package found in bushes

Published:Friday | August 28, 2015 | 8:39 AM

The police in Clarendon are now conducting tests on a suspicious item found in bushes in Hayes on Wednesday night.

Investigators have declined to comment on the find.

The discovery was made by residents who said they their suspicions were raised after seeing a foreign object descend from the sky.

A resident told our news centre that during a search of the bushes a foam case with what appeared to be a parachute attached was found in the area.

According to the resident, the container had explosive batteries and other flammable material inside.

The resident says the police were contacted and investigators seized the container.