Officers stopped vehicle and pedestrian traffic in the surrounding area. The Bomb Squad was called in, but after examining the devices in detail, police determined they were not explosive in nature.
VENTURA, Calif. --Police in Ventura discovered five suspicious devices that resembled pipe bombs inside a vehicle. Officers pulled over the vehicle in the 1700 block of Ventura Avenue for a traffic infraction. After conducting a search of the vehicle, police found the devices concealed in a duffle bag and in the passenger compartment.