ESCONDIDO, Calif. (AP) — San Diego County authorities say all the explosives and hazardous materials have been destroyed at a home burned down this week in a controlled fire.
The county declared the area free of danger in a statement Saturday after a sheriff’s bomb and arson unit sifted through the ashes and debris Friday.READ MORE: Protests Continue Outside Sigma Nu House On USC's Fraternity Row As New Sexual Assault Allegations Emerge
Federal prosecutors say the Escondido rental home contained the largest amount of certain homemade explosives ever found in a single U.S. location.
Law enforcement and fire officials burned it down Thursday after deciding it was the safest option.READ MORE: Lawmaker Calls For Change On California Film Sets After Prop-Gun Shooting Death Of Halyna Hutchins By Alec Baldwin
An unemployed software consultant has been charged in the case.
The statement says that on Monday state, county and private crews will begin hauling soil, ash and scrap from the house to a landfill.MORE NEWS: Inland Empire Commuters Dealing With Wet And Dangerous Road Conditions
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