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Police in North Carolina have arrested a man after explosive devices were found inside his apartment.
Here comes the boom! Last night people reported hearing a loud boom and feeling the ground shake.
A police operation was underway Monday in an area west of Barcelona, and a Spanish newspaper reports that the fugitive in the city's van attack has been captured.
In New Hanover County, deputies were called out to OmniSource, a metal recycling plant on Highway 421 around 11:00 this morning. Sheriff's Office spokesman Jerry Brewer said an employee found a military ordnance in the metal they were sorting.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police have found explosive devices in a home where a man's body was found. A statement from police said the body of 65-year-old Alva Richard Brewer was found in the house on the city's south side after a call to police on Monday.
A federal indictment was handed down last month in connection with the discovery of pipe bombs in a Wilmington storage unit in February. Istvan "Steve" Merchanthaler, 43, is charged with unlawful possession of firearms and ammunition, unlawful possession of ammunition and possession of a non-registered firearm.
Motorists on Interstate 85 in North Carolina are forced to detour, and homes and a school are evacuated after a tractor-trailer carrying explosives overturned. The North Carolina Transportation Department says the Monday morning crash in Archdale near High Point is expected to keep I-85 closed in both directions until Monday evening.
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