Bomb squad investigates suspicious object in North Canton, turns out to be soda can

NORTH CANTON, Ohio - North Canton police were investigating a suspicious item and discovered it was a pop can Friday morning.

The Summit County Sheriff's Office bomb squad was called to the 600 block of 4th Street NE just before 10 a.m. to investigate the object.

North Canton police said it turned out to be a can and other materials wrapped in foil and covered in duct tape. Police said they do not believe it was meant to be an explosive device.

Residents of five nearby houses were notified about the item and the area was closed to traffic.

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