Bomb scare at Clovis shopping center

FRESNO, Calif.

It happened at the Wild West Village Shopping Center near Shaw and Villa. Witnesses reported seeing a pipe with wires sticking out of it -- in a trash can in front of a store.

Officers from the Clovis Police Department's Bomb Squad responded.

They set a small charge on the pipe to destroy it. Nobody was hurt in the incident and there was no major damage.

But nearby businesses were evacuated as a precaution.

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