COPS: Bomb Sent To 'America's Toughest Sheriff, ' Joe ArpaioSubmitted by emalvini on Fri, 04/12/2013 - 09:36
COPS: Bomb Sent To 'America's Toughest Sheriff, ' Joe Arpaio
By Jason Cumming, Staff Writer, NBC News
An explosive device sent to "America's toughest sheriff" was intercepted by police in Arizona on Thursday, officials said.
A suspicious package addressed to Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's downtown Phoenix headquarters was X-rayed by officers in Flagstaff, Ariz., according to authorities.
A bomb team later destroyed the device.
The FBI, U.S. Postal Inspection Service and Flagstaff Police were investigating