Bryce Reed

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Former West Paramedic Sentenced In Pipe Bomb Case

A former paramedic in the Texas town of West, where a fertilizer plant explosion killed 15 people earlier this year, was sentenced Wednesday to 21 months in prison after pleading guilty in a pipe bomb case that isn’t linked to the blast.

CBS 11–12/04/2013

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Former West Paramedic Faces Bomb Sentencing

A former Texas paramedic faces sentencing on charges that he tried to assemble a pipe bomb, in a case unrelated to the fertilizer plant blast that devastated his town.

12/04/2013

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Guilty Plea Expected In West Pipe Bomb Case

A former West paramedic is expected to plead guilty after being accused of collecting materials for a pipe bomb, in a case unrelated to the deadly fertilizer plant explosion.

10/10/2013

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West Paramedic Reaches Plea Agreement

The attorney for a former paramedic in the Texas town devastated by a fertilizer plant blast said that he has reached a plea agreement on a case involving pipe bomb materials.

10/09/2013

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No Evidence Linking Ex-Paramedic To West Blast

The Texas Rangers have turned up no evidence linking a former paramedic from a small Central Texas town to a fire and explosion at a fertilizer plant in the town.

08/06/2013

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Former West Paramedic Remains In Custody After Hearing Delayed

Through his attorney, Jonathan Sibley, the 31 year old pleaded not guilty to possessing a destructive device. Sibley disputes federal prosecutors’ accusations Reed had chemicals, metals, and other equipment to make a pipe-bomb.

05/15/2013

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West Paramedic’s Detention Hearing Delayed

The former West paramedic who was arrested for having bomb-making materials was scheduled to appear in court on Wednesday afternoon, but his detention hearing was delayed.

05/15/2013

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Federal Grand Jury Indicts Former West Paramedic

A federal grand jury has indicted Bryce Reed, a former West paramedic, for possessing an unregistered firearm including components to make a pipe bomb.

05/14/2013

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West First Reponder Posts Erratic Facebook Messages Days After Explosion

Social media posts from Bryce Reed, the West first responder arrested for possessing bomb making materials, may give some insight into what he was thinking in the days after the explosion.

CBS 11–05/10/2013

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West Man Arrested For Destructive Device

A man from West has been arrested for possessing a destructive device. Bryce Ashley Reed is set to appear in court on Friday. His brother died during the West explosion.

05/10/2013