Wayne County Sheriff Rick Thompson, along with the Wayne County Sheriff Drug Enforcement Unit and road patrol deputies, found a pipe bomb and another explosive device during a drug interdiction stop Tuesday night.

Sheriff Thompson says the Wayne County Sheriff Drug Enforcement Unit arrested Joseph Austin Blankenship, of Wayne. He is charged with Illegal Possession of Destructive Devices, Explosive materials, or Incendiary Devices, and Possession of a Controlled Substance.

The Sheriff also says a search warrant was executed to where Joseph lived around 5 a.m. Wednesday. No other explosive devices or materials were found at the residence.

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