Lewis County deputies find pipe bomb

  • Fri Aug 10th, 2012 3:12pm
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Associated Press

MORTON — Lewis County sheriff’s deputies were searching a suspect’s camper at Morton for stolen property when they found a pipe bomb in his backpack.

A Washington State Patrol bomb squad was called Thursday night to destroy the pipe bomb.

The suspect, 46, was jailed for investigation of possessing an explosive device and taking some equipment and gear from a nearby business.