Police Find Explosive Device, AK-47

1-23-06 - Ardmore police say a burglary in Carter County led them to a home off 2nd Avenue on Saturday, where they found an AK-47 and a homemade explosive device. Five people are behind bars in connection with the crimes.

The investigation began in the county as deputies checked out a burglary. Information from that investigation led them to a home on 2nd Avenue NW, where they found the rifle and explosive device. The OHP bomb squad defused the device.

Along with the weapons, officers also found small amounts of meth and marijuana.