(BALTIMORESUN) — A sophomore at the George Washington Carver Center for Arts and Technology had explosive devices at his home and told law enforcement officials that he wanted to kill people at the Towson school, Baltimore County police said Monday.
Police said they found three crude, homemade explosive devices and a gun at the 16-year-old's Monkton home.
The teen, who has not been identified because he has been charged as a juvenile, faces charges that include possession of a destructive device, theft and a handgun violation.
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Authorities say the boy was a suspect in vehicle break-ins that occurred Saturday on York Road in Monkton. When officers interviewed him, they learned he planned to go the school with a gun and two explosives to kill people.