All-clear for found ordnance in Talofofo

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The all-clear was issued at 1:04 p.m. for the found ordnance located at the Dandan landfill in Talofofo.

According to Guam Homeland Security/Office of Civil Defense, the area resumed normal operations and all precautions were taken to ensure the safety of the public and responders involved.

GHS/OCD remind residents and visitors to practice the “3Rs of Explosive Safety” when any UXO or munition is encountered:

* Recognize – when you may have encountered a munition and that munitions are dangerous.
* Retreat – do not approach, touch, move, or disturb it, but carefully leave the area.
* Report – call 911 and advise of what you saw and where you saw it.
Visit https://www.denix.osd.mil/uxo/ to learn more about the “3Rs if Explosive Safety.”

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