7:06 PM EDT, July 21, 2012
SYKESVILLE — The Baltimore office of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and the Maryland Police and Correctional Training Commissions are alerting residents in the Sykesville area that big bangs on Monday, July 23, are no cause for alarm.
At about 9 a.m., the two agencies will be conducting a class on homemade explosives for Maryland HAZMAT members, first responders and various state and local law enforcement personnel at the state training center, 6862 Fourth St., Sykesville.
The morning portion of the program will involve detonations of devices at about 9 a.m. at the driver training facility at 7310 Slacks Road, Sykesville.
For details, contact Mike Campbell, ATF public information officer, at 202-327-4195.
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