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A binman who stockpiled 250 explosive devices and supplies as he believed a "period of war and famine was coming" has been jailed for 40 months. ... The court was also shown mobile phone footage of Fernandez experimenting with explosives - including devices involving ball bearings - in a wood ...
Fernandez, who suffered 22% burns in the explosion and remained in hospital for 18 days, admitted five counts of possessing an explosive substance for an unlawful purpose at Bristol Crown Court on Friday. Mr Justice Dingemans, jailing Fernandez for three years and four months, said the defendant ...

Reeco Fernandez, 29, of Hastings Close, was charged with possessing explosive substances for an unlawful purpose after police found more than 100 ... She said the evidence demonstrates Fernandez had a committed interest in explosives, with explosives contained in a bedroom, under the stairs and ... bombs
Witnesses describe 'explosive' crash at Travis Air Force Base ... what he witnessed Wednesday night from his family's restaurant just feet from the main gate at Travis Air Force Base -- a black SUV exploding seconds after breaching security gates. ... "He had something in there explosive," Lamar added.
It escalated this week when the bomber rigged a tripwire with an explosive, and two days later, sent a package bomb through FedEx. With every shift in tactics, fear spread as the attacks got increasingly unpredictable. After nearly three weeks of panic and mayhem, police cornered the man they described ...
APD Interim Police Chief Brian Manley said in a Wednesday evening press conference that police located a 25-minute phone recording containing what he classified as a "confession to the construction of the explosive devices" from Conditt. On the recording, Conditt described six bombs he claimed to ...

Investigators suspected it's related to the Austin explosions, making it the first explosive device the bomber shipped. About six hours later, police received a ... "We literally had Austin police officers running toward a vehicle that had an explosives device in it that detonated. That is unbelievable courage," FBI ...
The 23-year-old man accused of setting off a string of explosives in the Austin-area is dead after detonating a bomb and killing himself as the SWAT team closed in to take him into custody, authorities have confirmed. While the suspect is dead, Austin police are warning the public to remain vigilant because ...
Here's what we know about the series of explosions that eventually led to the bomber killing himself with a explosive device. ... is video of officers responding in the suspect's final hours, calling police officers "heroes" after they are seen driving toward the suspect's vehicle known to be carrying explosives.
The Austin Police Department and the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives said via Twitter that the blast Tuesday night at a Goodwill store in the ... Authorities have said a "serial bomber" is at large and warned that the explosive devices appear to be getting more sophisticated.
When members of the SWAT team approached, the suspect detonated an explosive device inside the vehicle, the police chief said. The blast ... Fred Milanowski, an agent with the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, said it was "hard to say" if the bombing suspect had acted alone.
When he pulled over, he detonated an explosive device inside the car as officers approached. The explosion knocked one officer back. Another officer then opened fire on the suspect. Chief Manley did not say if the suspect died as a result of the explosion of officer's gunshots. Police are not yet naming the ...
When members of the SWAT team approached, the suspect detonated an explosive device inside the vehicle, the police chief said. The blast ... Fred Milanowski, an agent with the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, said it was “hard to say” if the bombing suspect had acted alone.
But early Tuesday, in the last known explosion before the suspect killed himself, a package exploded on an automated conveyor at a FedEx sorting center ... Investigators believe the same person is behind all the explosive devices, the source said, adding that the devices are similar in design and use the ...
AUSTIN, Texas — A package that exploded at a FedEx distribution center near San Antonio early Tuesday is linked to four blasts in Austin this month, a source briefed on the investigation told NBC ... The FBI and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives were assisting with the investigation.
Investigators are still looking for who is responsible for a 2016 explosion in Central Park that blew off the lower leg of a Virginia teen -- but newly found ... Connor Golden, a graduate of Oakton High School in Fairfax County, suffered a grievous injury to one of his legs after stepping on an explosive during ...
An anonymous caller Wednesday warned Wegener had detonated an improvised explosive device and was threatening it again, according to ... Sheriff's Office, Fort Pierce Police Department, FBI and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, all responded to Wegener's home Wednesday.

"The FBI bomb squad and chemist have confirmed that no explosive materials remain on the site.” The presence of dangerous chemicals in Village Glen Apartments' Building 109 after explosions on March 5, 7 and 8 made it unsafe to try to salvage the building, officials said, citing the risk of another ...
A Morgan Hill man is accused of making explosive materials in a home that is neighbored by schools, a church and other residences. On March 13, police ... That caller offered more details, including the sighting of a puff of smoke from a specific residence following the explosion. Police returned to the ...
Officers could not immediately determine what the home laboratory was for, but suspected its purpose could have been to produce explosives or narcotics. The homeowner was arrested on suspicion of possession of “bomb-making material or explosive ingredients,” Hoefling said. Police are not releasing ...
After an explosion, crime scene analysts diagram the blast radius, chemists take swabs of chemical residue, dogs sniff the perimeter, bomb ... The recovered material is checked against the ATF's Arson and Explosives National Repository and the FBI's Terrorist Explosive Device Analytical Center.
The explosive materials were discovered in the apartment after a fatal explosion Monday afternoon. ... Chief John Kreuziger said investigators are presuming that the man killed was making bombs when the explosives he was working with detonated accidentally inside the apartment at 109 Knaup Drive.
Videos posted to social media and on Palestinian TV appear to show the moment a large explosion struck the convoy of Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah during a rare visit to the Gaza Strip. Mr Hamdallah himself was not harmed in the incident, which occurred shortly after his convoy entered the ...
Beaver Dam Mayor Rebecca Glewen said, during a news conference Sunday afternoon, that while she could not disclose details of the explosion investigation, the Beaver Dam Police Department is working closely with the FBI. One man lost his life on March 5 in an explosion which rocked the apartment ...
The Parsons Green bomb was filled with 400g of TATP, an explosive of which a single gram could cause serious injury, a court was told yesterday. Sarah Wilson, a ... The device on the District Line train exploded at the Parsons Green stop on September 15 last year, leaving passengers with severe burns.
The man accused of planting a bomb on a London Tube train admitted to police he made the device, a court has heard. Ahmed Hassan was arrested the day after the bomb partially detonated on a District Line train at Parsons Green on 15 September 2017, injuring many of the 93 passengers on board.
The explosive materials were too volatile to remove so they needed to be detonated in the apartment. ... The explosives were found after a previous explosion killed the apartment's tenant Monday. ... The Beaver Dam apartment building that was the site of a fatal explosion Monday will be demolished.
Explosives officer Andrew Gee, who examined and dismantling the device on the day of the blast, said it contained Isis's signature explosive TATP (triacetone triperoxide) but had not fully detonated. It was made of a silver Lidl frozen goods bag and contained a white bucket, a tupperware container wrapped ...
The move comes after the ferry that links the coastal town with Caribbean island Cozumel suffered two alarming incidents in recent weeks. While disembarking nearby, a ferry suffered a non-fatal explosion in February, while an explosive device was found on another ferry the following week. Both incidents ...
Chief John Kreuziger of the Beaver Dam Police Department said during a press conference on March 7, that the controlled detonation took place at 1:31 p.m. was a success and eliminated the threatening explosives. The detonation caused structural damage, but it was not as severe as explosive experts ...
FBI Special Agent Justin Tolomeo speaks at a press conference on Wednesday about the Knaup Drive explosion. The investigation is ongoing and the FBI has not shared many details about the man who died and why he had explosive chemicals stockpiled in his apartment. In back, from left, are Beaver ...
Law enforcement officials watch the planned detonation inside apartment 11 at 109 Knaup Drive Beaver Dam where explosive materials were destroyed Wednesday afternoon. The explosive materials were discovered in the apartment after a fatal explosion Monday afternoon. Investigation into the ...
The "significant amount of highly volatile homemade explosives" police chief John Kreuziger described were found after a Monday afternoon explosion that left one man dead and displaced about 150 residents. There was a fire in the attic area of adjacent apartments following the detonation, but it was put ...
UPDATE (WKOW) -- Officials have ruled out a meth lab as the cause of an explosion in a Beaver Dam apartment where one person died. In a Tuesday morning news conference, Police Chief John Kreuziger said the apartment contains an explosive chemical, however investigators don't know exactly what ...
(CBS 58) -- Most residents living at Glen Village Apartments in Beaver Dam received the okay to return home Wednesday night after days of being evacuated following an explosion and the discovery of explosive materials in one of the apartments Monday night. However, there are still many unanswered ...
PLAYA DEL CARMEN, Mexico -- What appeared to be undetonated explosives were found on a ferry that runs between the Caribbean resorts of Playa del Carmen and the island of Cozumel, authorities in Mexico said Friday, less than two weeks after a blast shook another ferry plying the same route.
Beaver Dam Police are being assisted by state and federal law enforcement agencies Tuesday while trying to clear the apartment that was destroyed in a fatal explosion Monday. Beaver Dam Police Chief John Kreuziger speaks here at a press conference Tuesday morning where he said explosive ...
Authorities say a man who had explosives and bomb-making materials in his Georgia home has been arrested. ... with conspiracy to commit an offense involving explosives and destructive devices after Towne Lake community residents showed deputies video of what they believed was an explosion.
Several days after an explosion in northeast Austin killed a man, police said March 5 that the explosion was caused by a package that was placed on the front porch ... Austin police are working with the FBI and Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives to determine why the explosion occurred.
Chemicals "of unknown origin" were found Monday afternoon by authorities called to investigate a large explosion at a Beaver Dam apartment complex that left one man dead. The 1 p.m. ... Agents from the State Fire Marshal and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives were called in .
NEW INFO: Police identify man killed in explosion at Northeast Austin home. 0. Share. Facebook Twitter. Share this with your ... A house on Haverford Drive remains damaged on Monday March 5, 2018, after an explosive device killed a man on the porch Friday. JAY JANNER / AMERICAN-STATESMAN.
Flowers and photographs on the junction of Westcotes Drive and Hinckley Road near the scene of an explosion last Sunday at a building in Hinckley Road, Leicester. In a statement this evening, the force said: “Detectives investigating the explosion in Hinckley Road, which happened a week ago and ...
Tourists have been warned to "exercise caution" after undetonated explosives were found on a ferry boat in Mexico, just a week after an explosion on the ... Officials said at the time that the first explosion may have been the result of a mechanical issue, but the U.S. Embassy attributed it to an "explosive ...
AUSTIN, Texas – A man in his 40s has died after an explosion at a home in North Austin Friday morning. The explosion was reported just before 7 ... The Federal Bureau of Investigation is at the scene along with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives. The FBI is going door to door to ask ...
Officials said at the time that the first explosion may have been the result of a mechanical issue, but the U.S. Embassy attributed it to an "explosive device" in its advisory. In light of the back-to-back incidents in Mexico, the U.S. Embassy has forbid all U.S. government officials from traveling via the tourist ...
An "apparent explosive device" was found on a Barcos Caribe ferry in Cozumel, Mexico, according to the Playa del Carmen state prosecutor. The discovery comes just over a week after an explosion took place on another Barcos Caribe ferry in Cozumel. Barcos Caribe has since been suspended by the ...
Austin police are working with the FBI and Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives to determine why the explosion occurred. Police said they are investigating the incident as a homicide. "It is going to take us quite a while here today to work through this scene, to do the post-blast analysis, ...
The Montenegrin government also confirmed that an incident took place, saying on Twitter that an “unknown person...threw an explosive device from the intersection near the Sport ... Security officials have searched the premises for other explosives, and diplomats have been urged to work from home.
LA PAZ, Bolivia -- Bolivia's defense minister says an explosive was used in a blast that has killed at least four people during Carnival celebrations - the second deadly explosion to hit the city of Oruro during the celebrations. Javier Zabaleta told ATB television on Wednesday that the explosion caused a hole ...
The police confirmed that both explosions on Monday and the March 2 blast were all at residences and caused by “very powerful” improvised explosive devices, Chief Manley said, adding that officials had not yet determined what was used in the explosives. The department received more than 80 calls ...


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