Polk County Man Remains In Hospital After Trying To Build Explosive Device

posted Dec 6, 2018, 6:04 AM by Ryan Quinn
A Polk county male who was apparently trying to build an explosive device remains in the hospital in Minnesota.  

The incident happened on Tuesday when the Polk County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch Center received a call of a male who received an injury to his hand. 

When emergency responders arrived at the residence they discovered the male had serious, life threatening injuries to his hand. 

The male also appeared to have burns to other parts of his body.  

The male was flown to the Regions Hospital for care for his injuries and his present medical condition is unknown. 

This matter will be further investigated by the Polk County Sheriff’s Office and assisting agencies.