Images: Principal’s Jeep Damaged in ‘Targeted’ Explosion in Blackstone

The jeep of a high school principal was damaged Thursday night outside his home in Blackstone, Massachusetts, when a homemade explosive device resembling a pipe bomb exploded.

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Bellingham police arrived at the Bellingham High School principal's home in Blackstone Friday afternoon during the ongoing investigation
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The Lakeshore Drive homeowner called police Nov. 16 after hearing a loud bang that shook his home and noticing extensive damage to his Jeep.
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A preliminary investigation by Blackstone Police determined that the Jeep had been damaged by an explosive device that resembled a pipe bomb.
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Blackstone Police Chief Ross Atstupenas said the homeowner was targeted and the incident was not random.
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No injuries were reported.
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Extra security was outside Bellingham High School after the incident.
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Bellingham police arrived at the Bellingham High School principal's home in Blackstone Friday afternoon during the ongoing investigation
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