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Russ Owens (left) chats with a Bonner Springs Police officer as the Kansas City, Kan., bomb squad and other law enforcement officials prepare to move a live World War II-era anti-tank bazooka round from the bed of Owens’ truck. Authorities on Monday cordoned off this section of the 700 block of North 141st Street but did not evacuate the neighbors.

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WWII-era munitions safely detonated

Russ Owens, owner of Owens Contracting in Bonner Springs, has seen a lot of strange things in his line of work, but what he found Sunday was the strangest.


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