A Florida man was arrested after homemade bombs, an AK-47 assault rifle, ammunition and school maps were discovered inside his bedroom.
Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri said in a news conference Thursday that deputies were set to search the home Randall Drake, 24, of Dunedin, Florida, shared with his parents for a child pornography investigation.
The weapons included the following:
- An AK-47 rifle with a 60-round clip
- A .308-caliber rifle
- A .50-caliber pistol
- A 12-gauge shotgun
- Numerous other handguns
- About 15 knives
- A baseball bat with protruding nails in it
- A crossbow
- Brass knuckles
- A container of gunpowder
- More than 2,300 rounds of ammunition
- Three incendiary devices
- A homemade silencer
- Tactical vests
Detectives also said they found a map and aerial images of an elementary and middle school in Tampa, Florida, as well as the Hillsborough County Water Treatment Plant. According to deputies, journals and a handwritten letter that talked about revenge were also discovered.
Gualtieri said his office is trying to figure out why Drake had the incendiary devices and what he was going to do with them.
Drake has since posted $20,000 bond. He faces two charges of unlawfully making, possessing or attempting to make a destructive device.
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