Sentencing Set For Man Charged With Possessing Pipe Bomb

By: Stephanie Schultz
By: Stephanie Schultz

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - Sentencing is set for a Topeka man charged with possessing a pipe bomb.

29-year-old Kyle Roe pleaded guilty to one count of receiving and possessing a pipe bomb.

Roe admitted he was the passenger in a car when Topeka Police officers stopped him and driver Joseph Rogers.

During the stop, officers searched the car and found the pipe bomb inside, capable of causing serious injury or death.

Sentencing is set for November 26th. Roe faces 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine.

A trial is set for co-defendant Joseph Rogers for November 13th. Rogers is charged with making the bomb.


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