The discovery by officials of Orchard Park’s Windom Elementary School of a unexploded “pop bottle bomb” and several other detonated items at the back edge of the school property today has sparked an investigation by Orchard Park police.
No injuries nor damage was reported.
The “bomb” material was located this afternoon and police were immediately notified.
Police said Orchard Park Central School District and officials at the elementary school are cooperating in the investigation. Police and school district personnel will remain on the lookout for similar devices on or around school property in the towns. Police said anyone seeing a suspicious bottle anywhere should contact police and not try to pick up or move the item.
Anyone with information about the devices found at the Window Elementary school grounds is asked to contact Orchard Park police at 662-6444.