Roads closed, area evacuated while police search Florence home

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FLORENCE, Colo. — A portion of Highway 115 in Florence is closed due to a police investigation. Several homes in the area have also been evacuated.

Police said homes in the area of Highway 115 (Main Street), Pikes Peak Avenue, Santa Fe Avenue, and Front Street have been evacuated. Those roads are closed until further notice.

Police said they’re searching a home after learning its resident, 22-year-old Ryan Hendricks, could be gathering equipment to create an explosive device.This is a developing story. Stay with FOX21 News for the latest. 

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