On 7-9-17 at 1949 hours Officers were dispatched to the 6900 block of Argus drive for reports of a subject detonating dynamite. Witnesses gave a description of the subject and his vehicle. A short time later officers located the subject and his vehicle in the 5800 of E State St. They made contact with the subject, who was identified as Armando Campos. Campos was interviewed by officers and admitted to igniting dynamite and throwing it in a parking lot.
Officers contacted the Winnebago County State’s Attorney Office who authorized the following charges:
Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol
Possession Of Explosives
All charges against Campos are merely allegations. He is presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law