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Explo, 6 individuals indicted over improperly stored explosives | #CampMinden #Louisiana

By KSLA Staff

WEBSTER PARISH, LA (KSLA) -

Criminal charges have been filed against six people and the company accused of improperly storing millions of pounds of a military propellant at Camp Minden.

Seven indictments were handed down Monday morning by a Webster Parish Grand Jury in a criminal case against Explo Systems, Inc.

The Bossier-Webster DA’s office has asked for the indictments to be sealed, so the identities of the individuals charged and what exactly they are charged with are not yet known.

The indictments come after an eight-month investigation into the explosives recycling company’s handling of tons of military propellant at Camp Minden. Authorities say it was improperly stored, prompting an evacuation of the town of Doyline last year.

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