South Carolina authorities said two pipe bombs exploded outside the Pickens County Courthouse late Sunday.
Photo: DodgertonSkillhause/Pixabay
Photo: DodgertonSkillhause/Pixabay

2 pipe bombs explode outside South Carolina courthouse

>> Read more trending news 

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

Thank you for reading the Springfield News-Sun and for supporting local journalism. Subscribers: log in for access to your daily ePaper and premium newsletters.

Thank you for supporting in-depth local journalism with your subscription to the Springfield News-Sun. Get more news when you want it with email newsletters just for subscribers. Sign up here.