Breaking News!!: Bullhead City, AZ: Man arrested for setting off homemade explosive devices.
According to the Bullhead City Police Department, a man who is suspected of building and setting off homemade explosive devices was arrested on Sunday, September 4th, 2016.
Authorities say that a device was set off in an alleyway in the 800 block of Hancock Road 2 weeks ago.
A nearby business also reported that another explosive device was also set off in the same area a few days earlier.
According to the Bullhead City Police Department, a red Dodge pickup truck may have been involved.
Officers found that a pickup truck matching that description was registered to 48 year old Philip Krikorian Jr.
Police had previously talked to Philip Krikorian Jr. during a 2015 investigation of a pipe bomb explosion.
According to the Bullhead City Police Department, Philip Krikorian Jr. was not considered a suspect, but he lived next door to where the explosion happened and detectives called him uncooperative.
After obtaining a search warrant, authorities found several explosive devices that were ready to use in Philip Krikorian Jr’s home, as well as a pistol.
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Philip Krikorian Jr. was arrested for misconduct involving weapons/prohibited possessor of a firearm and prohibited possessor of weapons.
Philip Krikorian Jr. was booked into the Mohave County Jail in Kingman, Arizona.