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Posted at 2:10 PM ET, 02/ 7/2011

Toilet, cell phone left at Md. court harmless

By Washington Post editors


Authorities say they have a suspect in the Monday morning appearance of a toilet with a cellular phone and notes attached to it outside a Baltimore County Courthouse, The Baltimore Sun reports.

Baltimore County Police said they were not releasing the name of the suspect at this time. Nor would they say what the notes attached to the toilet said. They did say, however, that the object was found to be harmless.

Toilet with cell phone left near Md. court
11:28 a.m.

A toilet with a cell phone attached to it was left Monday morning outside the Baltimore County Courthouse, and police were investigating it as a potential bomb situation, The Baltimore Sun reports.

The county police department received a call reporting the object about 8:15 a.m., and officers closed the area around it.

Bomb investigators were on the scene.

By Washington Post editors  | February 7, 2011; 2:10 PM ET
Categories:  Maryland  
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Explosive diahrrea

Posted by: RogerRamjet2 | February 7, 2011 11:50 AM | Report abuse

You mean to tell me that know one noticed somebody carrying a toilet to a court house, an leaving it OUTSIDE ???? Wheres Homeland when you need them ???

Posted by: Raidersfan2 | February 7, 2011 12:24 PM | Report abuse

I have to agree with Raidersfan2. Seriously? Didn't anybody wonder what was going on? Even if it was delivered at NIGHT, somebody must have seen something... and, I just realized, would have walked or driven away a little faster, since that is just about as weird as it gets.

Posted by: JustSaying1945 | February 7, 2011 1:25 PM | Report abuse

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