Man with smoke canister arrested on weapons charge - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Man with smoke canister arrested on weapons charge

Posted: Updated:

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Lubbock resident Jason McBee,28, was pulled over and arrested early Tuesday morning for driving while intoxicated (DWI). While searching the vehicle, officers found a live military issued M-18 smoke canister. Police say that the device is explosive but doesn't cause a powerful or large explosion.

The bomb squad was contacted and took possession of the device. McBee is also charged with unlawfully carrying a weapon (UCW).

Copyright 2011 KCBD. All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow

5600 Avenue A
Lubbock, TX. 79404

FCC Public File
publicfile@kcbd.com
806-744-1414
EEO Report
Closed Captioning

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and KCBD. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.