Police arrest NC man after movers find homemade explosives in apartment

HIGH POINT, N.C. — Police in North Carolina have arrested a man after explosive devices were found inside his apartment.

The High Point Enterprise reports an investigation began last Friday when movers working at a High Point apartment called police about finding explosive devices.

Capt. C.B. O’Toole said the devices were homemade explosives, and investigators are trying to determine why the man had the devices.

Police found 55-year-old James Timothy Steedman at a Greensboro motel and arrested him. Steedman is charged with seven counts of possession of a weapon of mass destruction.

O’Toole said his bond was increased to $504,000. It’s not known if he has an attorney.