Columbus Police Department cruiser (from Facebook)

Columbus Police Department cruiser (Source: Columbus Police Department / Facebook)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The Columbus Police Department said officers made an unsettling discovery Sunday night when a pipe bomb was found near a golf course.

According to a news release, officers were sent to the Greenbelt Golf Course at 1000 North Gladstone Avenue around 6 p.m. Sunday after someone said they'd found what they believed to be a pipe bomb in a nearby ditch.

Members of the agency's Hazardous Devices Unit were able to disable the pipe bomb, according to the police.  No one was injured. Police said no other pipe bombs were found, and there is not believed to be any additional danger to the public.

Anyone with any information on how the pipe bomb got there or who was responsible is asked to call the Columbus Police Department at 812-376-2600.

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