Suspicious device removed from home near downtown

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A man is being questioned by police after a suspicious device was found on the near southeast side.

Police say a shotgun and a handgun were also taken from the home in the 1700 block of Spruce Street. The was no word on why the man was being questioned or why police were called to the scene.

Neighbors told Eyewitness News there was a moving van at the house earlier in the day and that the residents had been evicted.