Stars and Stripes stripes.com 28 Dec, 2020 00:00 am

US officials: Suspect in Nashville explosion died in the blast

US officials: Suspect in Nashville explosion died in the blast
The man believed to be responsible for the Christmas Day bombing that tore through downtown Nashville blew himself up in the explosion and appears to have acted alone, federal officials said Sunday.

— The man believed to be responsible for the Christmas Day bombing that tore through downtown Nashville blew himself up in the explosion and appears to have acted alone, federal officials said Sunday.Officials said their identification of Warner involved several key pieces of evidence, including DNA found at the explosion site.Investigators from the Tennessee Highway Patrol also recovered parts from the recreational vehicle where the bomb was detonated among the wreckage from the blast, and were able to link the vehicle identification number to an RV that was registered to Warner, officials said.US officials: Suspect in Nashville explosion died in the blast Emergency personnel work near the scene of an explosion in downtown Nashville, Tenn.

MARK HUMPHREY/AP NASHVILLE, Tenn.Buildings shook in the immediate area and beyond after a loud boom was heard early Christmas morning.

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