Pop Bottle Bombs Found At Area High Schools, Student Activities Canceled

Jul 23, 2014

Activities at five Fayette County High Schools have been canceled following the discovery of three "pop bottle" bombs.

Lafayette High School
Lafayette High School
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The homemade devices were found in a bus lot behind Lafayette High School.

A joint investigation between Lexington Police and the Fayette County Public School System is underway. Though one of the bombs detonated around 8:30 am, no injuries have been reported.

WUKY will have updates this afternoon during All Things Considered.