30-count in­dict­ment for bomb de­fen­dant

Tampa Bay Times - - Nation & World -

The man ac­cused of send­ing pipe bombs to prom­i­nent crit­ics of Pres­i­dent Donald Trump has been in­dicted on charges car­ry­ing a po­ten­tial penalty of life in prison. The 30-count in­dict­ment in Man­hat­tan fed­eral court was filed on Fri­day against Ce­sar Sayoc. Sayoc was ar­rested in Florida on five charges car­ry­ing a po­ten­tial sen­tence upon con­vic­tion of nearly 50 years. None of the de­vices — some of which ar­rived at New York ad­dresses — ex­ploded. Sayoc ap­peared in New York ear­lier this week. He was held with­out bail.

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