Pipe bombs found during Aiken traffic stop

Darin Mabrey

AIKEN, S.C. - Investigators say a man stopped by police for speeding and arrested in a grocery store parking lot in Aiken had two pipe bombs in his car.

Aiken Public Safety officials said 36-yearold Darin Mabrey has been charged with possessing a destructive device.

Authorities say officers found the bombs while searching the stolen car Mabrey was driving when he was stopped for speeding on July 5.

Investigators haven't said what Mabrey planned to do with the bombs.

Mabrey remains in the Aiken County jail. It wasn't known if he had a lawyer.