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Posted on: August 11, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Inactive Controlled Explosive Removed at Long St Construction Site

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

August 11, 2023


Inactive Controlled Explosive Removed at Long St Construction Site


CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA – To protect the public safety of our citizens, CPD worked with local and federal partners to remove an inactive controlled explosive found on a construction site located on 315 Long St.

The bypass located at this address was blocked off for a short time to ensure the safety of our citizens. The device has since been removed; there is no threat or traffic impact on local businesses or residents.



Media Contact
Kyle Ervin
Public Safety Information Officer
City of Charlottesville
434-326-3043
ervinkl@charlottesville.gov

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