LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ - Mohave County Sheriff's officials say an explosive device was found in front of a home near Lake Havasu City on Sunday evening.
Deputies responded to a home in Desert Hills, northwest of Lake Havasu City, after someone reported a suspicious package in their driveway. The caller said he opened the package and saw something that looked like an M-80, but wasn't sure if it was a prank.
Neighboring houses were evacuated and a perimeter was set up while various police and fire departments investigated. Lake Havasu Police Department Bomb Squad determined the device was real and was able to deactivate it safely.