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Explosive materials found in Georgetown apartment

Trevor Ballinger (Source: Chatham County Sheriff's Office)) Trevor Ballinger (Source: Chatham County Sheriff's Office))
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

The Chatham County Police Department says they found explosive materials in a home Wednesday night after responding to a call at a Georgetown apartment complex.

Police responded to the Trellis Apartments on Brasseler Boulevard around 10 p.m. Officers arrested and charged one person, Trevor Ballinger who is an active military member, with aggravated assault. 

Items were also found in the residence that led police to request the U. S. Army’s Explosive Ordinance Disposal team for support.

Police have not yet said what led to the assault charges. 

The investigation of the explosive materials has now been turned over to the U.S. Army's Criminal Investigation Division.

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