FBI Searching For Person Responsible For Placing Pipe Bombs At DNC & RNC
The FBI is offering up to $50,000 for information “leading to the location, arrest, and conviction” of whoever is responsible for placing pipe bombs near the Republican National Committee and Democratic National Committee headquarters on Jan. 6, the same day pro-Trump protesters stormed the Capitol.
#FBIWFO is offering a reward of up to $50K for info leading to the location, arrest & conviction of the person(s) responsible for the pipe bombs found in DC on Jan. 6. https://t.co/q9pdw6Rnoy pic.twitter.com/aQ7Vz4uydO
— FBI Washington Field (@FBIWFO) January 8, 2021
According to the FBI, “multiple law enforcement agencies received reports of a suspected pipe bomb with wires” was found around 1 p.m. at the RNC. About 15 minutes later “a second suspected pipe bomb with similar descriptors was reported at the headquarters of the Democratic National Committee.”
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