East Chicago Postal Office pipe bomb suspect charged
Hammond: At a press conference at the federal court house in Hammond, the US Attorney announced that a suspect has been arrested in connection with the pipe bomb incident at an East Chicago US Postal Office.
Erick Krieg has been arrested and charged in connection with the pipe bomb explosion at the East Chicago Post Office. It was determined that the intended targets were employees of the City of Hammond.
The FBI, US Postal Service, US Marshall Service, Indiana State Police, Munster Police, East Chicago Police, Hammond Police as well as the Porter County Bomb Squad were among the department taking part in this investigation.