BPD investigating suspicious object in East Bakersfield

Posted at 3:09 PM, Jan 16, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-16 20:44:52-05

Officials received reports of a possible pipe bomb in East Bakersfield Monday afternoon.

Police arrived and noticed a suspicious object.

The area near Pacific Street and Kern Street was blocked off while the bomb squad tries to figure out what the object is. The scene is now clear.