East Texas Man Sentenced For Possessing Explosives - KLTV.com - Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville |ETX News

6/12/07-Jacksonville

East Texas Man Sentenced For Possessing Explosives

Paul Horton, 43 of Jacksonville will serve 15 months in prison for possessing explosives.  Horton admitted in federal court to having a one pound canister filled with black powder and a fuse, as well as, 25 cans of black powder.   He also admitted to using methamphetamines.  The illegal explosives were discovered when authorities were executing a search warrant at Horton's home on an unrelated charge last year.

Molly Reuter, Reporting. mreuter@kltv.com

 

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