Criminal Investigation Launched in Texas Fertilizer Plant Blast
WEST, Texas — Authorities are launching a criminal investigation into last month’s deadly fertilizer distribution facility explosion in West, Texas, the Texas Department of Public Safety said Friday.
Authorities have not tied the arrest to the deadly blast.
McLennan County sheriff’s records clerk Betty Duncan told CNN that Reed was arrested for possession of a destructive device, booked early Friday, and is in the custody of U.S. Marshals.