Bomb squad investigates item found at Fairview post office

Bomb squad investigates item found at Fairview post office
Police investigated a suspicious item found at the Fairview Post Office Monday afternoon. They determined the item was not a bomb.

FAIRVIEW, Ore. – A bomb squad investigated a suspicious item found at the Fairview Post Office Monday afternoon.

They determined the item was not a bomb. Sgt. John Pemberton with Fairview Police said it was "a device for a police car."

Police dispatchers said someone found a pipe with wires in it just after 1:30 p.m.

The scene was cleared just before 3 p.m.