"Land of the free, Home of the Scared" Post 911 Paranoid ? Yup. No worries about TV's, Old Tires, batteries and the like being dumped along the road, but a small decon container on a guardrail is "suspicious" Do people just not have anything better to do that report these things ?
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"The guardrail is located along North Lincoln Avenue near the closed Aetnaville Bridge. Studenc said authorities questioned a man they had in custody about the small, green container with a flip top lid, which was labeled as a decontamination kit. Studenc described it as military-looking in nature.
It contained two memo pad-sized pieces of white paper with names and codes on it, as well as several small, plastic toys — an Army man, a neon green jack, a purple kaleidoscope, a blue domino, and a white and yellow goat.
``This put a lot of panic into people just because of the area they put it in,'' Studenc said, referring to the container's proximity to North Lincoln Avenue, Ohio 7 and a water treatment plant. ``That's not very smart.''"
That's right... geocaching.
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