UPDATED: APD Detonates Pipe Bomb In San Jacinto Home

NewsChannel 10
By KFDA Assignments Desk

Amarillo, TX - The Amarillo Police Bomb Squad detonates a pipe bomb inside a home in the San Jacinto neighborhood.

It started around 6pm Thursday in the area of 7th and Virginia when Potter County Sheriff's deputies went to execute a search warrant. Sheriff Brian Thomas tells us once inside, deputies report finding a pipe bomb.  We're told the Amarillo Police Department's bomb squad and SWAT team were the called to the scene to assist.

Four adult suspects and a 5 year old female were found inside the home. 40 year old Hubert Reginal Blunt was arrested at the scene and booked into the Potter County Jail. He is charged with Possession of a Prohibited Weapon, Endangering a Child, and Possession of Marijuana (less than 2 ounces).