November 20, 1994 |
Two juveniles were arrested Saturday and charged as adults in connection with a bombing that critically injured the father of a police officer. Frank Busnuk, 73, father of Capt. Gerard F. Busnuk, was in critical condition at the Maryland Shock Trauma Center after a package placed on top of his son's car exploded, officials said.
December 24, 1989 |
The package bomb that exploded in the hands of a Hagerstown, Md., judge is probably the work of a "copycat" who is not connected to those who sent four bombs from Georgia within the last two weeks, killing two people, federal officials said Saturday. The latest bombing victim, Washington County Circuit Court Judge John P. Corderman, 47, remained in stable condition and under armed guard at a local hospital Saturday after a pipe bomb exploded Friday afternoon at his apartment.
September 12, 1995 |
A bomb blew up a van in the parking lot of a shopping mall Monday, killing five people and shaking homes for blocks. The 6 p.m. explosion in the parking lot of the Middlesex Shopping Center blew the van's glove compartment a half-mile away, Police Officer J. L. Taylor said. "Investigators found some explosive material around the car," said Baltimore County Police Capt. Brian Uppercue. "They know it wasn't a gas-tank explosion."
December 22, 1989 |
A bomb exploded today in a county judge's apartment, and he was taken to a hospital for injuries, police said. The device went off in the third-floor apartment of Washington County Circuit Judge John Corderman in the downtown area of this western Maryland city, said Police Lt. Robert Frick. Information on Corderman's condition was not immediately available at Washington County Hospital. Police would not say what type of bomb it was.
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July 14, 1985 |
A 34-year-old man was sentenced Friday to two years in prison in connection with 10 bombings in Maryland, Delaware, Virginia and Washington at abortion clinics or offices of pro-choice organizations. Kenneth Shields had pleaded guilty in May in U.S. District Court to one count of receipt and possession of unregistered destructive devices.