Jun 21, 2014 4:38 PM by Scott Oathout
SAN SIMON, Ariz.-Four improvised explosive devices were found inside a residence in San Simon Friday evening.
According to the Cochise County Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to a gas alarm at a residence in the 2000 block of Charles Lane around 8 p.m.
Once on the scene, deputies made entry into the home and found several containers of gasoline and the IEDs, CCSO said.
The residents of the home were not home.
The Department of Public Safety HAZMAT team responded along with ATF, Cochise County Sheriff's Detectives, Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office and the Willcox Police Department to investigate the IEDs and secure the residence, CCSO said.
The Cochise County Sheriff's Office is asking anyone who has information to call the Sheriff's Office at 432-9500. All information received will remain confidential.