DOJ Seal Department of Justice  
United States Attorney John M. Bales
Eastern District of Texas

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE            CONTACT:  DAVILYN WALSTON
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 7, 2010            PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICER
http://www.usdoj.gov/usao/txe             CELL: (409) 553-9881 DIRECT: (409) 981-7902

 

MAN ARRESTED IN CONNECTION WITH POSTAL COLLECTION BOX BOMBS

            TYLER, Texas – U.S. Attorney John M. Bales announced that a person of interest has been identified and an arrest has been made in connection with destructive devices found in postal collection boxes over the past few weeks in East Texas. 

            A Rusk County man was arrested without incident in Tyler at approximately 11:00 am on Apr. 7, 2010.

            This investigation is on-going and additional information will be made available at a news conference at 10:30 am tomorrow morning at the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Tyler, Texas.

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