A bomb squad had to be called in after an employee found a military-grade mortar in a city building in Rich Hill.
According to the Bates County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were called to assist the Rich Hill Police Department around 9 a.m. after a military grade mortar was found in a city-owned building.
An employee was looking for tools in the building when they came upon it.
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