Wisconsin: Pipe Bomb Found in Man’s Camper Following Threats

TRIPwire, 4 August 2022 

On 24 June 2022, local sheriff’s deputies responded to a campground area near a country music festival in Arthur after a witness stated that the suspect showed her a device that he claimed was a pipe bomb he allegedly planned to throw into the main event area. On 1 August 2022, officers located the 61-year-old suspect, searched his camper, and found a three-inch metal IED and narcotics. The suspect was arrested and charged with making terroristic threats, disorderly conduct, and possession of cocaine, marijuana, and drug paraphernalia.