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Elk Grove Man Arrested For Home Made Explosives In Home

Elk Grove Man Arrested For Home Made Explosives In Home

Elk Grove News



Elk Grove Police have arrested Edward Henderson, aged 47, the man who had an explosive device in his home. He was thought to have kidnapped his wife. They were found on Watt Avenue around 9pm last night. It was determined that the man did not kidnap his wife. His wife was unharmed.

Most noteworthy, the explosive device was live but it was found, handled, and removed. Therefore, all residents on this block who were evacuated were allowed to return to their homes.

Charges & Bail

Edward Henderson is now being held in Sacramento County jail.  He is charged with felony possession of a destructive device, felony possession of the ingredients to make a destructive device, felony willful threat of crime, felony felon in possession of ammunition, and misdemeanor violating terms of probation. Consequently, bail is set at $510,000.

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Dr. Jacqueline "Jax" Cheung

Dr. Jacqueline "Jax" Cheung, DrPH, MBA, is the Editor-In-Chief of Elk Grove Tribune. Jax is also the owner of the awarding winning Jax Chronicles Blog & Adoption Ministry. She enjoys freelancing for Sacramento4Kids and many other publications. She was voted Sacramento Area A-List Best Local Blogger 2014, 2015, 2017 & 2018 and Best of Elk Grove Best Blogger 2016 & 2017. In 2019 and 2022 Jax was recognized for Outstanding Service & Dedication to Elk Grove with Award of Recognition from the California State Senate. Jax lives in Elk Grove with her 2 daughters. To follow Jax's journey please like her Jax Chronicles Facebook, follow her Instagram @jaxchronicles, follow her Twitter @jaxchronicles, or check out Jax Chronicles Blog & Adoption ministry.

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