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Man Caught with Explosive Devices

Man Caught with Explosive Devices



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Andrew Adams, KSL NewsradioPolice make a shocking find in a car on Redwood Road in Salt Lake City.

The officer stopped the driver of the car because of a loud muffler. Police found home-made shrapnel, explosive devices made from CO2 cartridges, a fuse, nails and a propane tank.

Salt Lake City Detective Jared Wihongi says, "Regardless of what the intent of this individual was with these materials, anytime you create explosive devices, it can cause a risk to yourself and other members of the public that may be around you."

Investigators say the suspect, Justin Hallman, also was hiding a gun that had the serial number removed.

He faces numerous charges, including for the loud muffler that got him busted.

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