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A 44-year-old northern California man was jailed on $ 5 million bail after the sheriff’s MPs found a supply of weapons and explosives, including gunpowder and bombs, in his home and business. to pipe, said the authorities.
Ian Benjamin Rogers was arrested Friday after agents raided his home and business in Napa, north of San Francisco, the Santa Rosa press democrat reported. You may face multiple charges of crimes and offenses related to alleged possession of illegal weapons.
Napa County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Ian Benjamin Rogers for possession of illegal assault rifles, automatic weapons, 5 pipe bombs, more than 15,000 rounds of ammunition and bomb making material. Mr. Rogers is facing 5 felonies and is being held on $5 million bail. pic.twitter.com/74gSEyEXnO
— Napa County Sheriff’s Office (@NapaSheriff) January 17, 2021
As of Sunday, it was not known whether Rogers had a lawyer.
The Napa County sheriff’s office couldn’t immediately determine whether Rogers intended to use the guns because the investigation is in its early stages, agency spokesman Henry Wofford told the newspaper.
Investigators were given search warrants after receiving anonymous information that Rogers owned illegal weapons, Wofford said. According to the newspaper, they ransacked both his Napa home and business, British Auto Repair of the Napa Valley.
Between Rogers’ home and business, investigators found five pipe bombs, several pounds of gunpowder, more than 15,000 rounds of ammunition and about 8-10 illegal handguns in a supply of more than 50, Wofford said.