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    Multiple explosive devices detonated at Michigan schools [VIDEO]

    PHOTO CREDIT: MLIVE.com A middle school and a high school in Bangor, Michigan were placed on lock down on Friday, April, 19, 2013, after at least 2 explosives detonated inside of the schools, reports MLIVE.com.[1] Parents allegedly received automated alerts that “at least three explosive devices” had detonated and rushed to pick up their children: “She doesn’t want to go but she’s coming home,” “said Pamela Lowe, as she waited for her daughter, a 10th grader at the high school. Authorities have not confirmed a third device. Bangor Public Schools Superintendent Ron Parker said that the simple devices — known as “works” or “pop bombs” — were created using drain cleaner and aluminum in soda bottles. “It wasn’t a big explosion,” Parker recalled. “The locker didn’t even open.”</p> The lock down was lifted by 11:30 A.M. …