PINE, Ariz. (KSAZ) - Authorities say military explosives were buried for two decades before being found by construction workers in Northern Arizona.
The ATF says the military explosives were found by a construction crew in a rural area of Pine, Arizona on October 25, 2017.
The military explosives found at the scene include:
- 80 M112 blocks of military C4 explosive
- Nine M18A1 Claymore antipersonnel mines with firing devices
- One roll of military detonating cord
Investigators believe the explosives were buried in the ground for approximately 20 years before being found by the construction crew.
A $10,000 reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest and conviction of those responsible for the theft of the explosives.
If you have any information, please call 1-888-ATF-TIPS.