LPD: Explosive detonates on Lincoln woman’s car

Damage to the vehicle is estimated at $5,000. 
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LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – Authorities are investigating after an explosive device was detonated on the hood of a Lincoln woman’s car.

Lincoln police responded Sunday afternoon to the area of 11th and C St. after the 41-year-old woman reported her vehicle had exploded and was smoking.

Officers discovered significant damage to the vehicle, which was parked on the street.

Investigators determined an ‘M Class’ explosive – which police say is equivalent to a quarter stick of dynamite – was placed on the vehicle hood near the windshield.

Damage to the vehicle is estimated at $5,000.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Lincoln Police Department at 402-411-6000.


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