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Maplewood Police Find Several Explosive Devices

Maplewood Police say they’ve found four explosive devices on four separate occasions in the city between last Wednesday and Monday of this week. Police Chief Paul Schell says the devices look like pipe bombs, and use a wick as an igniter. He says the wicks on all four devices were lit, but all failed to detonate.

04/02/2014

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Police: Man Brought 4 Bombs Into Wis. Capitol

Investigators have accused a man of bringing four homemade bombs into the Wisconsin Capitol. The man was booked into the Dane County jail Tuesday.

01/16/2013

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Rudimentary Bombs Lead To Charges For 3 Iowa Teens

Authorities say three Mason City teenagers have been arrested and charged with reckless use of explosives.

12/19/2011

Terry Allen Lester, 37, has been charged with felony counts of creating an explosive device and making terroristic threats. (credit: Waseca County)

Man Who Made Bombs Out Of Sex Toys Sentenced To 45 Months Stay

The Waseca County Attorney’s Office said the man who made bombs out of sex toys and gave them to his ex-girlfriends was sentenced Tuesday in a hearing to a stay of execution of 45 months and a probation period of 10 years.

10/21/2011

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‘MacGyver Bombs’ Tossed Onto Iowa Mall Roof

Police say a fire started by “MacGyver bombs” atop Southbridge Mall in Mason City quickly burned itself out.

07/11/2011