Man arrested after bomb squad incident - Tucson News Now

Man arrested after bomb squad incident

Source: TPD Source: TPD
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Tucson police have charged a man in connection with a weekend incident that brought out the bomb squad.

Weston Wright, 23, was arrested for possession of materials to make a chemical reaction device and released to Pima County pre-trial services.

Police say they got a call about explosives being set off yesterday near Glenn and Stone.

When they got to the scene, they found a suspicious device near the home.

The device was blown up and officers say it had no significant danger to the community.

They believe the homemade plastic bottles were used for entertainment purposes.

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