On 04/21/16 at about 7:30 a.m., Officers with the Eureka Police Department responded to California and West Washington Streets for the report of what appeared to be an explosive device near a telephone pole.
The Humboldt County Sheriff Explosive Ordnance Disposal Team (EOD) responded and rendered the device safe. The device was ultimately found to be inert.
California Street at West Washington was closed during the investigation. The road was opened up at about 9:25 a.m.