Ex-soldier jailed for hoard of explosives

An ex-soldier from the Black Country has been jailed for seven years after a police raid found explosives that could 'flatten homes'.

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Police shocked at explosives hoard at soldier's home

Police officers who searched the home of a former army soldier from the Black Country have told ITV News Central they did not expect to find such a large hoard of explosives and weapons.

Bomb disposal experts and warrant officers raided the home of Joanne Morris in Station Street, Bloxwich, last November after airport borders agency staff intercepted a parcel containing gun parts addressed to her. Superintendent Maria Fox was there during the raid:

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