A bomb squad was called in to check out a suspicious device in a car in Arlington Sunday. Investigators detonated the device and determined it wasn't a threat.
Arlington County Police arrested one man following a bomb scare Sunday afternoon.
Officers pulled over the vehicle on S. Highland Street near Route 50 around 4:20 p.m. Sunday and saw something suspicious inside that resembled a pipe bomb.
The bomb squad was called in to check out the device, closing roads around the area.
Investigators detonated the device and determined it wasn't a threat.
A 63-year-old New York man was taken into custody for questioning. Police did not immediately release his name.
Police found drug paraphernalia inside the car.