• Accused Capitol rioter's defense lawyers claim 'pipe bomb' found at his house was a police training prop

    4 days ago - By Business Insider

    What federal investigators said they discovered at the former cop's home.
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    Investigators said they found a makeshift explosive at an accused Capitol rioter's home.
    But Thomas Robertson's lawyer says it was a training prop for law enforcement.
    Robertson is a former police officer with the Rocky Mountain Police Department in Virginia.
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    Federal investigators found what appears to be an improvised explosive at an accused Capitol rioter's home, but his lawyers said the "pipe bomb" is simply a training tool used by law...
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