Explosives Found Near Davenport Cemetery

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Officers search woods near Davenport cemetery for explosives. (WQAD)

Officers search woods near Davenport cemetery for explosives. (WQAD)

DAVENPORT, Iowa — The Quad City Bomb Squad and Davenport police are investigating explosive material found near a cemetery.

Thursday afternoon, police were called to Holy Family Cemetery on a report of a suspicious package. Officers found some explosive material in the woods.

The area was blocked off for several hours until they got the situation under control. The area is now safe.

Police are still investigating.