The Norman Transcript

April 1, 2014

Blast heard in southwest Norman

Transcript Staff
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 Ave.

Norman dispatch said the blast was purposely set off by the Norman Police Department as part of a lesson during its Citizen’s Police Academy.