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Man with fake bomb arrested

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MEMPHIS, TN -

(WMC-TV) - A Mid-South man is in police custody after threatening to blow himself up.

Officers received the call to Jackson Avenue and McDavitt Place a little before 11:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Investigators stated they found a man who appeared to have an explosive device strapped to his vest. When the man took it off, the bomb squad was able to determine it was a fake.

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