Potted Plant Used in Alabama Clinic Bombing

Officials investigating the bombing of the New Women All Women Health Care Clinic in Birmingham, Alabama reported that a potted plant, tipped-over on its side, was used to attract clinic workers to the bomb. When the plant was moved upright the bomb was set to explode. The explosion killed off-duty police officer Robert Sanderson and seriously injured clinic nurse Emily Lyons.

The FBI has issued a $100,000 reward for the arrest of Eric Robert Rudolph, a Murphy, N.C. man who has been linked to previous bombings in Atlanta. call 1-888-ATF-BOMB with information regarding the bombing.

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Nando.net - March 8, 1998

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