UK: Explosives arrest after substances found in Lincolnshire

A man has been arrested on suspicion of possessing explosive substances after the bomb squad were called and people evacuated from homes in Lincolnshire.

A controlled explosion was carried out on the unknown substance found by police at a house in Queensway in Sturton by Stow on Wednesday.

Residents had to leave their homes and part of the B1241 was closed off while the explosion took place in a field.

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Source: BBC News

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