North Carolina: IIDs Discovered During Home Search, 1 Arrested

Submitted by Mahtab7 on Thu, 10/20/2022 - 14:47

TRIPwire, 20 October 2022

On 14 October 2022, Pamlico County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a residence in Reelsboro and discovered improvised incendiary devices (IIDs), described as Molotov cocktails, and an item described as a pipe with wires coming out of it. The North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation Bomb Squad responded to assist and conducted render safe procedures. No further device details have been released, although investigators stated that no explosive devices were recovered. A 31-year-old male suspect was arrested and charged with possession/manufacture weapons of mass destruction. The investigation is ongoing.