Bomb Explodes On Porch Of Craven County Home

Multiple agencies are investigating an explosion at a home in Craven County early Sunday morning.

Sgt. Weaver with the Craven County Sheriff's Department said an improvised explosive device was planted on the front porch of a house on Perrytown Loop Road. The device exploded around 3 a.m. Sunday.

The owner of the house was home at the time, that person was not injured.

Sgt. Weaver described the damage to the home as "medium."

The Craven County Sheriff's Department, SBI, ATF and FBI are all investigating the explosion.


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  • by newport Location: newport on Nov 21, 2011 at 01:17 PM
    WHO SAYS THIS WASNT A CRAZY MARINE WITH IED EXPERIENCE COMING HOM FOR REVENGE ON A CHEATIN BOYFRIEND/GIRLFRIEND
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      by Not The Voice(obamanot) on Nov 21, 2011 at 02:40 PM in reply to newport
      Who says it was or was not?Been cheated on or cheated lately?Sounds like you got something to get off your mind or chest.Go see a shrink before you burst a blood vessel with all caps locked.
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      by Nunya on Jan 5, 2012 at 02:44 PM in reply to newport
      I do
  • by Freebo Location: New Bern on Nov 21, 2011 at 06:16 AM
    Probably just kids with fire crackers.
  • by Terrorist Attack? on Nov 21, 2011 at 02:52 AM
    This could be a juvinile Al Quada in our midst. They start small (4 years old). You gotta watch 'em!
  • by obamanot on Nov 21, 2011 at 02:25 AM
    Did lavon take his tin foil hat and stick in some toilet bowl cleaner?Bad bad lavon.
  • by Anonymous on Nov 20, 2011 at 06:53 PM
    This a disturbing story, hope they can solve the crime and put the culprit in jail.
  • by 40some on Nov 20, 2011 at 05:43 PM
    Someone has an enemy.
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