Explosive

A robot from the Alachua County Sheriff’s Office bomb disposal unit carries a bottle of picric acid from the downtown building that once housed the Lake City Pharmacy. The acid was later detonated at city facilities on Gum Swamp Road (photo by TONY BRITT/Lake City Reporter).

Explosive could have leveled city block

A small glass bottle of burn medicine that over the course of about 60 years had crystallized into a high-intensity explosive was retrieved from a downtown store Saturday and detonated safely by th

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