BUFFALO, NY - Elmwood Avenue is open again between Hertel Avenue and Great Arrow, after police determined a possible explosive device was a fake.
According to a witness, the device appeared to be several sticks of dynamite tied together.
The device was on the sidewalk in front of a vacant building at 1800 Elmwood Avenue.
The Bomb Squad was in to remove it.
Late Monday, Police announced that 36-year-old Titus Tallchief of Kenmore has been charged with an E Felony, "placing a false bomb or hazardous substance".