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Trash Can Bomb in Barnegat Has Police Investigating

Barnegat Township

No injuries were reported after a bomb exploded in a trash can overnight in Barnegat, police announced.

Township police responded to a Port Drive home after a blast was heard by area residents at about 1:30 a.m.

The Ocean County Prosecutor's Office are investigating the incident.

Authorities stated that the trash can does not belong to anyone on Port Drive.