A Topeka man faces up to a decade behind bars for possessing a pipe bomb.
U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom says 21 year old Kyle Roe pleaded guilty to one count of receiving and possessing a pipe bomb. He admits that on November 13, 2012 Topeka Police Officers stopped a car he was a passenger in and was arrested on an active felony warrant.
He told police he had a bomb in his pocket.
The trial for co-defendant Joseph Rogers is set for November 13, 2013.
He is charged with making the bomb. Sentencing for Roe is set for November 26, 2013. He faces a maximum penalty of 10 years in federal prison and a fine of up to $250,000.