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Man locks himself in public restroom; police find explosive

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Officers were called to a park on River Road Thursday to investigate a disorderly person who had locked himself in a public restroom.

According to the police report, people at the park said they were fearful of James Rodgers, who was asked to come out of the restroom several times by police.

 After being arrested, officers found an explosive device among Rodgers' belongings. That device was taken by LMPD bomb squad.

Rodgers is charged with criminal trespassing, menacing, disorderly conduct and possessing/distributing explosives without a permit.

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