Suspect charged after pipe bombs found in Reeves County

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A man has been arrested after authorities located two pipe bombs in a Reeves County home Thursday.

Officials say they have charged Ernesto Salvador Perea with bomb making.

Authorities say the discovery came after officers served a search warrant around 11 a.m. in the 100 block of Locust.

During the search, officers located the pipe bombs.

After the discovery, law enforcement officials say the EL Paso ATF and the Midland and Odessa Bomb Squads were called to the scene, which has since been cleared.


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