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Homemade device detonates outside McComb theater

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McComb Police are investigating what they're calling the detonation of a homemade chemical reaction device.

According to Sgt. Michael Roberts, police were called to the area of the Pike County Little Theatre at 206 State Street around 10:00 Saturday night.

Upon arrival, they found a container on the street that contained what appeared to be drain cleaning fluid and Brillo Pads in the road, according to Sgt. Roberts.

Witnesses report two black men in a white vehicle threw the container. Police believe they were trying to scare people.

No one was injured, and there's no damage to report.

If you know who's responsible, please call McComb Police.

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