U.S. detains suspect in mailing explosive devices to journalists and artists

Source : 112 Ukraine

The witness claimed that he heard a loud explosion during the detention
21:30, 26 October 2018


The U.S. federal authorities arrested a man named Cesar Sayoc for mailing the explosive devices to famous American politicians, reporters and artists, CNN reports.

He was arrested in early 1990 and on a later occasion. It is noted that he was detained on the suspicion of threatening to activate an explosive device in 2002.

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CNN, with the reference to the source in law enforcement agencies claimed that the detainee has a criminal background connected with the sending of explosive devices. It is reported about eight arrests for such violations, as a theft, fraud, drugs storage etc.

Recently, a number of explosive devices were found at homes, offices of high-ranking politicians and public figures in the United States. One of the explosives was found the office of CNN, the package was supposed to reach the ex-director of CIA John Brennan.

Related: Blast of explosive device caused Crimean college fatalities

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