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Alliance man in jail for allegedly trying to blow up his estranged wife

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ALLIANCE, Ohio – Police arrested an Alliance man on Thursday night who allegedly tried to blow up his estranged wife on Valentine's Day.

Thirty-two-year old David "Turtle" McCoy is accused of planting a pipe bomb beneath a truck targeting his wife and the man who owns the vehicle.

The man found the two foot long pipe bomb that was filled with black powder, BBs, and explosives.

A bomb squad disabled the device.

McCoy is charged with attempted aggravated murder, and attempted aggravated arson.

He's in the Stark County jail held on a half million dollars bond.

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