RAW: Waseca Police, School Officials Discuss Charges Against Teen Arrested for Explosives

Updated: 05/01/2014 7:56 PM KSTP.com By: Cassie Hart



Attempted murder and explosives charges have been filed against a Waseca teenager, who plotted to kill his family and attack his school, officials said.

The teen, identified at 17-year-old John La Due, was arrested around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday as the result of an investigation into three small explosive devices discovered at a school playground in late March.

Waseca police and school officials discuss the arrest and charges against the teen.

Read the written statement here.

Read the statement of probable cause here.