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Residents report ‘explosion' officials investigate

Residents from across Bladen County reported what sounded like an explosion to emergency officials on Tuesday afternoon. Residents from across Bladen County reported what sounded like an explosion to emergency officials on Tuesday afternoon.

BLADEN COUNTY, NC (WECT) – Residents from across Bladen County reported what sounded like an explosion to emergency officials on Tuesday afternoon.

The reports were taken seriously and were investigated by emergency personnel.

Bradley Kinlaw, Bladen County Emergency Manager, said the county dispatched several emergency crews to different parts of the county, but they found nothing.

Chief Rodney Hester of the Bladen County Sheriff's Office also said they search for a cause, but said, "We could not find anything," and that all units have been cleared.

Seneca Guns have long been the reason behind many of the mysterious booms.

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