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      Explosive device found in Franconia home

      The device is described as an unusual looking box with tape and wires.

      An explosive device was found inside a vacant home for sale in Franconia.

      Police say the device was discovered by a cleaning crew at the home{}in the 6500 block of Gildar Street around 6:30 p.m. on Monday.{}

      The device, described as an unusual looking box with tape and wires, was{}later{}removed by the Explosives Ordinance Unit and deemed safe.

      The investigation is ongoing.