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Glen Burnie bomb-maker sentenced to 46 months in prison
Glen Burnie bomb-maker sentenced to 46 months in prison

A Glen Burnie man who admitted to building bombs in his home was sentenced in federal court Thursday to nearly four years in prison. Todd Dwight Wheeler Jr., 28, wasn't the "next mad bomber," according to his attorney. Laura Robinson described Wheeler as a man with a troubled history, drug addiction and a fascination with explosives. Police and fire officials began investigating Wheeler after he was taken to Baltimore Washington Medical Center in Glen Burnie on New Year's Day with a burned hand. At Wheeler's home in the Harundale neighborhood of Glen Burnie, police say, investigators found a dozen homemade bombs, jars filled with chemicals, two improvised...

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