Saturday, 22 July, 2017

Explosive device detonated at USA air force facility in Oklahoma

Man Arrested in Pipe Bomb Blast at Oklahoma Air Force Recruiting Center NBC 5 News
Mike Hodges | 13 July, 2017, 00:19

The ATF and the Federal Bureau of Investigation are among the officials investigating an explosion outside an Oklahoma Air Force recruiting office. He later joined the Oklahoma Air National Guard in October 2014 and was discharged from the 138th Fighter Wing in April.

Military records show he was a decorated servicemen who was previously awarded the Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal and the Air Force Expeditionary Service Ribbon with a gold border, suggesting he had served in a combat zone. That role has not yet been revealed by authorities.

The damage caused by the explosion at an Air Force office in Oklahoma.

"Officials said that the explosion occurred near the office at 10:30". He wrote alongside it: 'Guess this is how marines live'. Four federal charges were filed against him Wednesday: malicious damage to federal property by use of explosive, two counts of destruction of federal property and use of explosive to commit federal felony.

Roden is expected to appear at 2 p.m.in federal court in Tulsa.

Special agents also are looking into whether a link exists with a vandalism at another recruitment office that is within walking distance of the bomb site.

No one was working when the blast went off late on Monday night. The front doors of the recruiting center were boarded up by Airmen about 7 a.m., the Tulsa World reports. He hasn't been formally charged. He is jailed without bond.

The FBI and federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives are investigating.

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