UK: Man arrested after pipe bomb was discovered under hedge in ‘sleepy village’ in Nottinghamshire

Residents in a ‘sleepy village’ have spoken of their shock after an explosive device was found under a hedge.

A man has been arrested after a small, pipe-bomb like device was found in Church Laneham on Sunday.

Police were called to an address in Church Laneham at 12:45 on Sunday after the spent device was found under a hedge on a footpath.

A 100 metre cordon was put in place and 40 mobile homes were evacuated as a precaution while bomb disposal experts assessed the object.

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Source: NottinghamshireLive