September 3, 2013

Pipe bomb thrown out of vehicle in N.H. kills animal

The Associated Press

AUBURN, N.H. — Police in Auburn, N.H., say someone threw a pipe bomb from a moving vehicle, which exploded and killed a small animal.

Police said witnesses reported seeing the pipe bomb being thrown on Monday afternoon from the vehicle, which was traveling southbound on Bypass 28 toward Derry.

WMUR-TV reports police said the pipe bomb left an 8-inch hole in the ground and killed the animal on the other side of the road. They did say not what type of animal was killed.

Police said the homemade device was about 6 to 8 inches long, made out of a steel pipe with caps on the end.

Were you interviewed for this story? If so, please fill out our accuracy form

Send question/comment to the editors




Further Discussion

Here at PressHerald.com we value our readers and are committed to growing our community by encouraging you to add to the discussion. To ensure conscientious dialogue we have implemented a strict no-bullying policy. To participate, you must follow our Terms of Use.

Questions about the article? Add them below and we’ll try to answer them or do a follow-up post as soon as we can. Technical problems? Email them to us with an exact description of the problem. Make sure to include:
  • Type of computer or mobile device your are using
  • Exact operating system and browser you are viewing the site on (TIP: You can easily determine your operating system here.)