Man accused in explosive device case transferred for mental evaluation

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - TYLER, TX (KLTV) - Larry Eugene North, the man accused of placing multiple explosive devices around East Texas, has been transferred from Tyler, to the Federal Correctional Institute in Fort Worth.

After his arrest, North's attorney asked a judge to grant North the opportunity to have a mental evaluation performed.

The FCI, where the evaluation will be done, is a low security institution that houses male offenders.

A trial date for North has not been set.

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