The Norman Transcript

April 2, 2014

Blast in southwest Norman was part of demonstration

The Norman Transcript

NORMAN — Residents in southwest Norman reported hearing a large blast around 8 p.m. Tuesday. The boom set off car alarms in neighborhoods around State Highway 9 and Chautauqua Avenue.

Norman dispatch said the blast was set off on purpose by the Norman Police Department as part of a lesson during their Citizens’ Police Academy.

–– Transcript Staff

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