2 pipe bombs explode outside South Carolina courthouse

South Carolina authorities said two pipe bombs exploded outside the Pickens County Courthouse late Sunday.
South Carolina authorities said two pipe bombs exploded outside the Pickens County Courthouse late Sunday.

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Two homemade pipe bombs exploded Sunday night outside a South Carolina courthouse, WYFF reported.

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Authorities said the bombs were detonated at 11:15 p.m. outside the Pickens County Courthouse, the television station reported. Nobody was injured, as the courthouse was closed at the time, police said.

A city maintenance employee told police the pipe bombs were found outside the solicitor's office, WYFF reported. A window was damaged, the employee told the police.

The investigation is still in its early stages, and no arrests have been made, WYFF reported