Explosives found near Baldwin on Sunday

An incident involving the discovery of some explosives was reported this weekend at a property outside of Baldwin.

According to Randolph County Deputy Jonathan Barbour, the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office was notified around 3:15 p.m. on Sunday, July 23 of a possible explosive device being found.

A property owner was cleaning out the garage of a home that had burned down located along State Route 154 west of Baldwin, and located the materials.

For more on this incident, please see this week’s print edition.