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Old 02 October 2018, 10:45 PM
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Yow! FBI agent shot by booby-trapped wheelchair in fortified home

A former southern Oregon property owner has been charged with assault on a federal officer after, authorities say, an FBI agent sent to the property was shot from a booby-trapped wheelchair.

A criminal complaint filed in U.S. District Court in Medford said officers found traps throughout the property from spike strips to a circular hot tub turned on its side and rigged to roll over anyone who triggered a tripwire.
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Old 03 October 2018, 12:37 AM
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Hearing that it happened in Medford doesn't surprise me.

Jackson and Josephine Counties have long been areas with a lot of anti-government wingnuts and conspiracy theorists.
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