On December 8, at 5:54 p.m., the City of Carlsbad Police Department received a call of a plastic bottle with tin foil, containing a dark liquid on a lawn in the 1200 block of Abelia Ave. It was later determined that the plastic bottle may be a destructive device. The San Diego Sheriff’s Bomb/Arson Unit and the Carlsbad Fire Department responded and rendered the device safe. No one was injured as a result of the incident and no property was damaged.
No suspects have been identified at this time and this investigation is pending.
–City of Carlsbad Police Department Press Release