The disapppearance of pyrotechnics from a music festival staging area prompted authorities to boost security at all National Collegiate Athletic Association Final Four venues, Dallas police said Friday.
The measure follows a report by the workers with the company contracted to provide the fireworks show for the March Madness Music Festival that a quantity of pyrotechnics were missing from the staging area.
Precautions were also being taken at other event locations in the area where large crowds are expected, police said.
Dallas Police Department
Dallas police released images of pyrotechnics like the ones missing from the fireworks show for the March Madness Music Festival.
First published April 4 2014, 9:00 PM