Ponca City, OK

Now: 87 °F

Currently: Fair

Hi: 87 °F | Lo: 74 °F

Thursday

Hi: 93 °F 

Lo: 73 °F

Friday

Hi: 93 °F 

Lo: 70 °F

Saturday

Hi: 91 °F 

Lo: 68 °F

Sunday

Hi: 89 °F 

Lo: 67 °F

Monday

Hi: 81 °F 

Lo: 63 °F

Man arrested after hand grenades found in vehicle

The Associated Press and The Oklahoman - May 27, 2017 11:01 am

Man arrested after hand grenades found in vehicle
(Information from: The Oklahoman, http://www.newsok.com)
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – Police say a bomb squad has found hand grenades inside a recreational vehicle during a traffic stop in Oklahoma.
The Oklahoman reports that Oklahoma City police arrested 41-year-old Scott Michael Boden near an RV park early Friday after officers found five homemade grenades in his vehicle, which had Nevada license plates.
Police spokesman Master Sgt. Gary Knight says Boden will be booked into Oklahoma County jail on five complaints of manufacturing an explosive device. He says it’s unclear what Boden planned to do with the grenades.
Jail records didn’t list an attorney for Boden, and no publicly listed home phone could be found for him in Nevada.
Knight says the grenades will be detonated at a police gun range. Knight says Boden also had firearms in the vehicle.

Image (The Oklahoman): OKC Police Dept. bomb squad members pick up a number of suspicious devices around a Nevada RV parked in Wheeler Park in Oklahoma City, Okla., including what appear to be hand grenades, Friday, May 26, 2017.  Photo by Paul Hellstern, The Oklahoman

 

Latest Stories

Artists needed for new Arts District project

Ponca City Main Street is now accepting artist proposals for a small mural project in downtown...

Goblins on Grand scheduled for Oct. 26

Ponca City Main Street’s Goblins on Grand event will be from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday,...

Cornett shares his plans if elected governor

By Beverly Bryant News Director Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett spoke at Pioneer Technology Center Monday...