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Edmond Man Charged With Making Bomb

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EDMOND, Oklahoma -

An Edmond man is officially charged with making a bomb.

Matthew Burke, 45, was arrested when Edmond police caught him stealing copper.

9/19/2012 Related Story: Edmond Man Arrested For Copper Theft Admits To Making Bomb

Police found a text message from Burke's phone about a homemade bomb. He admitted to making a bomb and put it underneath a Midwest City man's truck.

The bomb squad was able to recover the device.

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