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Person of interest reportedly identifed in Nashville explosion

Person of interest reportedly identifed in Nashville explosion
At 6:29 a.m. local time Friday, a bomb planted in an RV in the city’s downtown area exploded, injuring three civilians.

xml:space="preserve"> xml:space="preserve"> Authorities in Nashville reportedly have identified a person or persons of interest in connection with the Christmas Day explosion that rattled the city early Friday, CBS News reported, citing sources.local time Friday, a bomb planted in an RV in the city’s downtown area exploded, injuring three civilians.The blast, near the AT&T building, was preceded by an eerie warning coming from the vehicle, which ordered bystanders: “If you can hear this message, evacuate now.” Most Read “I don’t want to speculate, but you would think that this person didn’t want to harm people, that maybe he just wanted to destroy,” said Metro Police Chief John Drake.

The ongoing investigation is being led by the FBI.More than $300,000 has been raised as a reward for information leading to the arrest of the party or parties behind the blast.

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