Bomb squad called to investigate suspicious device in front of Pulse nightclub

Pulse Nightclub Shooting
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ORLANDO, Fla. (WESH) —The Orlando Fire Department bomb squad was called to investigate a suspicious device in front of the Pulse nightclub on Friday morning.

Fire officials said that as a precaution they evacuated businesses and a street in the area.

Shortly after the bomb squad arrived, they determined there was no danger.

Details have not been released about the device that was found.

Forty-nine people were killed and dozens more were injured in a shooting at the nightclub last June.

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