Tennessee: IED Functioned Outside Residence

Submitted by Mahtab7 on Thu, 11/10/2022 - 16:07
TRIPwire, 10 November 2022 On 8 November 2022, at approximately 1440 hours local time, Jefferson County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to a residence on West Highway 25/70 after an 18-year-old suspect functioned an IED described as a device made from gunpowder in an attempt to blow up a tree stump. No further device details were provided. The suspect sustained flash burns to his face and arms when the device functioned after he lit it. The investigation is ongoing.