June 30, 2023

Southaven Police Evacuate Area After Construction Workers Find Old Military Ordinance In Home

Morgan Howard

On June 30, at 1:25 PM, officers with the Southaven Police Department were called to a house undergoing remodeling at 644 Clarington Drive.

While working in the residence’s attic, construction workers located a small amount of what appears to be old military ordinance.

Officers have secured the scene and are awaiting assistance from an EOD unit.

Police said there is not believed to be any danger to the public; however, out of an abundance of caution, officers have blocked the road near the residence and asked nearby homeowners to temporarily evacuate the area.

Share this Article


Related Articles