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Glen Burnie bomb suspect pleads guilty in federal court
Glen Burnie bomb suspect pleads guilty in federal court

A Glen Burnie man accused of endangering his neighbors by building bombs in his home pleaded guilty to a federal firearms charge Thursday. Todd Wheeler Jr. could receive up to 10 years in prison when he's sentenced in September. After his federal conviction, Anne Arundel County prosecutors are expected to drop more than 20 state charges that Wheeler built and owned explosive devices. The federal firearms charge stemmed from a pistol, flare launcher, signal launcher and homemade devices that investigators found in Wheeler's home in the Harundale neighborhood. Wheeler was prohibited from owning firearms under U.S. law because he used illegal drugs. Police and fire officials...

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