Tuesday, March 14, 2023
Tuesday, March 14, 2023

    ‘Bomb’ almost smuggled onto passenger plane in Pennsylvania was a commercial grade FIREWORK stitched into suitcase lining – and arrested man, 40, has long rap sheet including harassment, disorderly conduct, and fighting

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    The ‘bomb’ that was nearly smuggled onto an Allegiant flight was made from commercial grade fireworks that was allegedly stitched into a suitcase liner by a man who has a long rap sheet, Your Content has learned.

    Mark Muffley, 40, of Lansford, Pennsylvania, was arrested on Monday for allegedly bringing a ‘bomb’ onto an Allegiant flight.

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    The circular device contained a powder that is used in ‘commercial grade fireworks’ and had multiple fuses and was found in the bag’s lining.

    Muffley has a series of run-ins with the law, dating back to 2017, for harassment, disorderly conduct, and fighting,‘according to FLIPBOARD.

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