Lights & Sirens

Go behind the yellow tape with The News Tribune

NOTICE: Lights & Sirens has moved.

With the launch of our new website, we've moved Lights & Sirens.
Visit the new section.

Portable toilet destroyed by explosive at East Side park

Post by Stacey Mulick / The News Tribune on July 28, 2010 at 9:14 am with 2 Comments »
July 28, 2010 9:14 am

An explosive device destroyed a portable bathroom this morning at Tacoma’s Blueberry Park.

Tacoma police received several calls just after 6 a.m. about an explosion, police spokesman Mark Fulghum said. At least one caller reported seeing smoke.

Officers responded to the park, 7402 E. D St., and found the destroyed outhouse, Fulghum said. No injuries were reported.

The department was investigating.

It was not immediately known whether the incident was connected to a homemade explosive found last Friday in a portable toilet at the Tacoma Public Utilities Transfer Station. That explosive did not go off. Lakewood police were investigating that incident.

Leave a comment Comments → 2
  1. guidocarmasi says:

    Somebody has some serious gas!!!!!

    Cut off the beans

  2. IKnowMoreThanYou says:

    Geez, that’s some explosive diaherra

*
We welcome comments. Please keep them civil, short and to the point. ALL CAPS, spam, obscene, profane, abusive and off topic comments will be deleted. Repeat offenders will be blocked. Thanks for taking part and abiding by these simple rules.

Follow the comments on this post with RSS 2.0