Pipe Bomb discovered during warrant service

ST. JOSEPH CO. – On Wednesday, August 3rd troopers with the Indiana State Police Bremen Post All Crimes Policing (ACP) Team were working with officers with the St. Joseph County Police Department to locate a male wanted on a felony warrant.

This investigation led officers to a residence in the 52000 block of Hollyhock Road.  The St. Joseph County Police Department arrested two adult males on several charges at this residence.  Officers also discovered a suspected pipe bomb and other bomb-making materials in this home.  The Indiana State Police Explosive Ordinance Disposal (EOD) Team responded at approximately 5:39 p.m. and rendered the pipe bomb safe. 

There is no threat to the public at this time.  This investigation is ongoing and once completed all reports will be given to the Prosecutor’s Office to determine appropriate charges.