Search underway for ‘armed and dangerous’ Akron man accused of making death threats and setting off explosives

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SPRINGFIELD TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Springfield Township police issued warrants for 39-year-old Brian Matthew Capien, of Akron.

According to police, Capien made several death threats, saying that he “had something for them.”

Police said Capien ignited a homemade explosive outside the home of one of the people he threatened.

Capien is wanted on multiple charges and is considered armed and dangerous.

If you have information, call police at 330-784-1609.

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