Deadly blast suspects confess to storing explosives
The toll from a powerful explosion in China rose to 14 dead and 147 injured, state media said, as three suspects were arrested and admitted to illegally storing explosives. The October 24 blast in Xinmin tore through five prefabricated buildings, destroying or damaging 58 others. Authorities censored discussion of the incident online. An initial investigation found the incident was caused by illegally stored explosives which resulted in three people being arrested.