Mom finds teen making pipe bomb in Liberty, home evacuated

LIBERTY, Mo. - The Kansas City Bomb Squad evacuated a home in Liberty after a mom found her 13-year-old son making a pipe bomb inside.

The mother called police after finding the bomb at their home in the 2300 block of H Highway early Thursday evening. Police say it's about 4 inches long and filled with fireworks.

The teen's 12-year-old sister and 8-year old brother were inside the home when officers arrived. The teen was taken into police custody.

No one was injured in the incident.

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