Police search for suspect with possible explosive device

NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. - New Port Richey police have evacuated a one mile radius around the home at 5820 Pine Street, officials say.

Police say a call came in around 2 p. m. Sunday  stating that a wanted person was known to be around the Pine Street address with multiple weapons and a explosive device of some sort.

The residential area was immediately evacuated. Tampa Police's bomb squad was called to the scene to assist the situation.

The name of the believed suspect is not being released at this time.

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