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Man to Face Judge After Police Find Explosive Device at Deerfield Workplace

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    Man to Face Judge After Police Find Explosive Device at Deerfield Workplace
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    Police have arrested a Massachusetts man after finding what they describe as a bomb at his workplace.

    Authorities say the state police bomb squad responded to Trew Stone Inc., a stone products supplier in Deerfield, just after 8 a.m. Wednesday.

    Deerfield police say "arriving officers were able to confirm that the device appeared to be homemade, and resembled a pipe bomb."

    The business was evacuated and the explosive device was deactivated.

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    Margaret Newsum, 93, had no idea that the Camp Fire was rapidly approaching her Magalia home until her caretaker left for the day and she turned on the television. She was quickly rescued by her friend Dane Ray Cummings, who decided to break company policy and rescue Newsum with his Waste Management truck. KCRA reports.

    (Published 2 hours ago)

    Police say a 46-year-old Easthampton man who works at the facility was charged with manufacturing an explosive, incendiary or destructive device. He was held on $20,000 bail pending arraignment Thursday.

    Prosecutors say his name will not be released until the arraignment. They did not indicate what he intended to do with the device.

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