For the fourth time in less than three months, a Flying J in Indiana was the scene of a bomb threat Sunday.
The threat was made at the Flying J near Spiceland, which is located
south of Muncie on Interstate 70.
According to the Muncie Star Press,
a man with a foreign accent called police from a pay phone at the truck stop
Sunday morning, saying there was a bomb and that “many people were going to
The bomb squad found a brown box and a pipe with wires running from it
near a fuel pump, the Star Press reported. The device was detonated, causing what was described as a “small” explosion.
Sunday’s incident was the second time since August that an actual
device has been found and detonated. On two other occasions, a bomb threat was
made but no device was found.