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]>> The 56-year-old man accused to sending parcel bombs to prominent Trump critics, top Democrats and CNN, has been charged with five federal crimes. Florida resident Cesar Sayoc, seen here at a 2016 Trump rally, now faces up to 48 years in prison.>> We will not tolerate such lawlessness, especially not political violence.
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>> Officials say four suspicious packages were found on Friday alone, bringing the total to 14. And though none of the devices exploded, FBI Director Christopher Wray said they posed a serious threat.>> Though we're still analyzing the devices in our laboratory, these are not hoax devices.>> Ray said agents identified Sayoc by a fingerprint on a package sent to Congresswoman Maxine Waters.
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Ray North Sessions offered a motive for the crimes, but public records show Sayoc, a registered Republican in Florida, had a lengthy criminal history. And after his arrest, FBI agents hauled away this van plastered with pro-Trump stickers, images of Democrats in crosshairs, and the slogan CNN Sucks.>> As you know the suspect has been captured, great job.
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>> Trump praised law enforcement for the arrest hours after tweeting the quote, bomb stuff was taking attention away from the polls.>> We have seen an effort by the media in recent hours to use the sinister actions of one individual to score political points against me and the Republican Party.
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We didn't not use that heinous attempt to mass murder for political gain because that would have been wrong. It would've been the wrong thing to do.
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>> Authorities are still investigating whether there are other suspects in the case, and a source told Reuters they cannot rule out more arrests.