Coeur d’Alene Police responded to a report of a suspicious device at Lakes Middle School on N. 15th Street Monday morning.

Authorities said a small pipe bomb was found outside on the west side of the school by a custodian.

Officers shut down streets near the school until the device was rendered safe. The Spokane Bomb Squad was called in to investigate.

The bomb squad neutralized the device to make sure the bomb does not explode.