Wisconsin: Two Explosive Devices Discovered at Hospital

TRIPwire, 7 November 2019

On 6 November 2019 at approximately 0220 hours local time, the Oshkosh Police Department (OPD) and the Brown – Outagamie County Sheriff’s Office Bomb Squad responded to reports of an explosive device discovered at a hospital among a man’s personal property. At the scene, police discovered a second explosive device. Bomb squad technicians removed the devices from the hospital, but no further details about the devices were released. Police arrested the 39-year-old male suspect who’s personal property included the two devices. Authorities noted that the suspect is not an employee of the hospital. OPD officers conducted additional searches in the suspect’s home and vehicle, but no additional devices were found.