Last May, the prosecutio says, Douglas Ferrin was making bombs at his house. The defense describes them as homemade firecrackers. Ferrin has been charged with possessing weapons of mass destruction.
Detective Timothy Brooks, an explosives expert, decribed the bloody scene near where a device exploded in the hand of defendant Douglas Ferrin.
Prosecutor Lisa Nichols has told the jury defendant Douglas Ferrin made and detonated IED’s — improvised explosive devices or bombs. And one blew up in his hand in May.
Nearly a week after a firecracker exploded inside a Germantown home, the homeowner has been arrested and is facing charges.