Pipe bombs found IN post office, authorities say

Pipe bombs found IN post office, authorities say

Pipe bombs found IN post office, authorities say

Her condition has not yet been reported by officials.

A fire official at the scene told The Times that they have found what they believe to be two pipe bombs and that at least one person, a poster worker, was injured.

East Chicago Fire Chief Anthony Serna said firefighters were called about a report of an explosion at the post office just before 6 p.m. Wednesday.

K-9 units from the Lake County Sheriff's Department were at the scene investigating the incident.

Community Health Systems (CYH) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Shows
The company reported ($0.25) earnings per share (EPS ) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.06 by $0.31. The total amount of shares outstanding is 110.10 million, giving the company a market capitalization of about 845.57 million.

North Korea's Latest Nuclear Test Seems To Have Caused Landslides
It's unclear the size of the bomb North Korea detonated Sunday. "We call it 'taking the roof off, '" Naiyan told the newspaper. Still, some Chinese scientists worry the mountain might not hold up much longer if North Korea keeps testing.

Bob Ferguson is going after Trump again - this time over DACA
Cerda wants Congress to come up with some immigration reform , some path to permanent residency for DACA recipients. Over 800,000 "Dreamers" are now basically in limbo and fearing deportation if Congress doesn't act.

He said he could not confirm if there were any other explosions but bomb technicians were preparing to sweep the post office for more explosive devices. "I can confirm there was at least one detonation".

Authorities said at an evening news conference that two employees were inside at the time of the blast and another was out making deliveries. Police and fire crews have blocked off the roads surrounding the post office on Chicago Avenue.

Agents from the FBI and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives were on the scene.

Reporting like this is brought to you by a staff of experienced local journalists committed to telling the stories of your community.

Latest News