Explosives Found In Deceased Person's Home

(MIAMI TOWNSHIP, OH) -- Sheriff's deputies in Hamilton County are investigating why there were 400 to 500 pounds of fireworks inside a deceased person's home.

Around 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, units were dispatched to a hom in the 3500 block of Shady Lane in North Bend. The owner of the home was found deceased of an apparent heart attack.

Officers then discovered the fireworks and materials for fireworks in one room of the home.

The Hamilton County Hazardous Device Unit was dispatched for the safe disposal for the explosives at a later time.

The incident remains under investigation.