Bomb squad detonates package for Sheriff Joe Arpaio
Updated: Friday, April 12 2013, 08:21 PM EDT
MARICOPA COUNTY, Ariz. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - An Arizona bomb squad defused a package sent to Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio.
Now, investigators are chasing down leads, trying to figure out who mailed the device.
According to the Sheriff's Office, the package looked suspicious, so mail carriers x-rayed it.
When they saw the bomb inside, they called police.
Arpaio calls himself the toughest sheriff in America.
He's notorious for tough treatment of jail inmates and crackdown on illegal immigrants.