Austin Carnage Now Random; An Arrest Doesn’t Appear Close

A package bomb exploded shortly after midnight inside a FedEx distribution center in Schertz, Texas.

Image via AP Photo/Eric Gay

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A package bomb exploded shortly after midnight Tuesday inside a FedEx distribution center in Schertz, Texas, and the FBI and ATF are at the scene, spokeswomen for both agencies told The Washington Post. The explosion occurred at a facility in Schertz, Tex., just northeast of San Antonio sometime around 1 a.m., said FBI Special Agent Michelle Lee. ATF spokeswoman Nicole Strong said that early indications are that no one was injured.… Read at AP News

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