Fresno police say the stainless steel canister, right, and the white box with blue tape were found in a southeast Fresno Walmart on Friday, Sept. 30, 2016. Police say the contraption was probably a ruse set by a suspect who was seen wheeling out a cart filled with merchandise when the store was evacuated.
Fresno police say the stainless steel canister, right, and the white box with blue tape were found in a southeast Fresno Walmart on Friday, Sept. 30, 2016. Police say the contraption was probably a ruse set by a suspect who was seen wheeling out a cart filled with merchandise when the store was evacuated. Fresno Police Department
Fresno police say the stainless steel canister, right, and the white box with blue tape were found in a southeast Fresno Walmart on Friday, Sept. 30, 2016. Police say the contraption was probably a ruse set by a suspect who was seen wheeling out a cart filled with merchandise when the store was evacuated. Fresno Police Department

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