Breaking Photos of the Day: Ruth Street Artillery Shell Scare, 7-29-15

New Bedford fire and police officials were alerted to 41 Ruth Street where a possible live artillery shell round was found in a wooden shed on the premises Tuesday afternoon.

The corner of Cleveland and Ruth Streets were cordoned off as police and fire officials respond to a possible live artillery shell found at 41 Ruth Street Tuesday afternoon.  MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL

The corner of Cleveland and Ruth Streets were cordoned off as police and fire officials respond to a possible live artillery shell found at 41 Ruth Street Tuesday afternoon. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL

Fire and police officials emerge from a wooden storage shed on 41 Ruth Street where a possible live artillery shell round was found Tuesday afternoon.  MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL

Fire and police officials emerge from a wooden storage shed on 41 Ruth Street where a possible live artillery shell round was found Tuesday afternoon. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL

A door to a wooden shed on 41 Ruth Street is left open after fire and police were alerted to a possible live artillery round found in the buidling Tuesday afternoon.  MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL

A door to a wooden shed on 41 Ruth Street is left open after fire and police were alerted to a possible live artillery round found in the buidling Tuesday afternoon. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL

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