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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

A report of a marijuana-growing operation ended with a Penn State student being accused of possessing a weapon of mass destruction.

Pennsylvania State Police went to the home of a student, 19-year-old Vladislav Miftakhov, after reports that the Russian man was growing marijuana. Police found a homemade bomb in the house along with bomb-making materials inside of a suitcase.

The bomb squad was able to deconstruct the device safely and Miftakhov is now facing several charges.  

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