Bigtown police called the bomb squad early this morning around 1 a.m after pulling over a woman on Hwy 1 near the Bigtown Bank.  She had a homemade firecracker-type device in her car.

Part of the highway was blocked as law enforcement detonated the device on the scene and arrested the woman.

The charges against her are unknown and she’s being held at the Bigtown jail.  We will update you as soon as we get more information.