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Tampa’s bomb squad assembles beeping Easter eggs for visually impaired kids

By Times staff
OCTAVIO JONES | Times Members of the Tampa Bay Area Regional Bomb Squad collaborated on a joint effort to make special electronic beeping Easter eggs for an upcoming Easter Egg hunt for visually impaired children at their headquarters in Tampa on Monday, March 5, 2018. The Easter egg hunt will benefit the Lighthouse of Pinellas.

Members of the Tampa Bay Area Regional Bomb Squad collaborated on a joint effort to make special electronic beeping Easter eggs for an upcoming Easter Egg hunt for visually impaired children at their headquarters in Tampa.

The Easter egg hunt will benefit the Lighthouse of Pinellas.

Beeping eggs can cost $20 a piece, so the teachers for the visually impaired to thrilled to have the help.

Check out the video here by Tampa Bay Times photographer Octavio Jones of how they were built and why their teachers are thrilled the kids will have beeping eggs to take home this year.

VIDEO: Tampa’s bomb squad assembles beeping Easter eggs for visually impaired children.

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