Investigators ran a legal historical past verify on the Texas capturing suspect and located no prior contacts with police, Galveston County Choose Mark Henry advised CNN.
“What was briefed to the governor and myself was that there have been actually no warning indicators,” he advised CNN. “They had been so delicate that they would have been missed. Now we have not been capable of verify any legal historical past of the suspect to date or any outward overtures that will be regarding to anybody.”
Henry mentioned two explosive units had been discovered at present, however “neither machine was able to detonating or discharging.”
“They had been two crude makes an attempt to make an IED-looking machine however not one that will perform,” he mentioned.
Authorities, he mentioned, want to query an individual of curiosity. Henry mentioned they didn’t “instantly see a direct connection between the particular person of curiosity and the suspect.”