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NOPD: Car damaged by possible man-made bomb

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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

New Orleans police believe a car in the Lower Ninth Ward was damaged by a man-made bomb Thursday night.

Officers received a call about criminal damage to a vehicle in the 5400 block of N. Prieur St.

Firefighters also responded to the scene. They stated the damage was caused by a possible man-made bomb, according to initial police reports.

A hazardous materials crew and Homeland Security officials were notified.

The NOPD said a further investigation will be conducted. 

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