Aurora Fire Department Releases Photos Of Pipe-Bomb Suspects
AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) – The Aurora Fire Department released security-footage photos on Thursday that may show the suspects accused of planting pipe bombs at Mrachek Middle School on Saturday.
The devices didn’t explode, fire officials said. The school was evacuated on Monday morning after the remnants of the pipe bombs, which burned, were discovered on the southwest side of the school. Classes resumed Tuesday.
Security footage shows at least three teenage males on school grounds at approximately 6:30 p.m. on Saturday. One is wearing a black hat with a black-and-white checkered shirt. Another is wearing a dark hoodie with the word “California.” A third is wearing a black T-shirt and a light-colored baseball hat.
Mrachek Middle School is located on South Telluride Street in Aurora, just north of Rangeview High School.
The Aurora Police Department is offering a $500 reward for information leading to the suspects’ identification and arrest. Crime Stoppers is offering a separate award up to $2,000. Police have asked anyone with information to call 303-326-8912.