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Explosives found in abandoned Cherokee County home

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MURPHY, NC (WRCB) -

Cherokee County deputies were called to an abandoned home in the Brasstown community after sticks of dynamite were discovered 

A demolition crew was in the process of tearing down the residence when they found the explosives.  The crews stopped their work and call the sheriff's office.

The North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation Bomb squad was called.  The bomb squad moved the explosives to a vacant field and denotated them. 

Sheriff Derrick Palmer says that at no time was there any danger to the public.  



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