A 21-year-old man was taken into custody and has been charged with carrying an explosive aboard an aircraft after a partial stick of dynamite was found in his luggage this morning at George Bush Intercontinental Airport.
After Howard McFarland Fish's checked luggage was singled out for extra scrutiny, a secondary inspection performed by Customs and Border Protection found at least two suspicious items, including the dynamite, in his bag.
Selling Dynamite to kids as firecrackers! Makes me wonder about some people.
Originally posted by devolution
maybe it was a huge firecracker...i remember when i was younger being able to get 1/4 stick of dynamite sold as a firecracker. i have no idea if these are still available.