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Canister left on Sprague not a bomb

FRIDAY, JAN. 21, 2011, 7:15 P.M.

Spokane police have determined that a metal canister left on Sprague Avenue between Washington and Browne streets is not a bomb. Officers used the bomb squad’s robot to examine the canister.

Sprague Avenue in that area has been closed while police investigated the suspicious item.

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