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Mark Neiweem (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

NATO Protester Gets 3 Years For Trying To Buy Pipe Bomb

Mark Neiweem, 28, had been looking to buy pipe-bomb materials, including PVC pipe, caps, glue and model rocket engines, authorities said.


Sebastian Senakiewicz is charged with conspiracy planning, for allegedly plotting to use Molotov cocktails to disrupt the NATO summit. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Lawyer: NATO Suspect ‘Maybe Had A Little Bit Too Much To Drink’

The mother of an anti-NATO protester accused of threatening to blow up a train overpass defended her son Wednesday and described him as a “good boy.”



Pipe Bomb Found In Western Springs Mailbox

Every mailbox in Western Springs was checked by police in Western Springs and U.S. Postal Inspectors overnight, after a pipe bomb was found in one earlier.

CBS Chicago–05/17/2011

Ryan Barton

Cops: Man Says He Had Pipe Bomb In Backpack 2 Years

Police in one suburb stop a man on the street and find an explosive backpack surprise.