SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Arraignment for a man from Russell indicted on bomb possession and threat charges, has been postponed by a day.
Robert Decoteau, III led West Springfield police on a chase on May 1. Eventually, a standoff ended with his arrest, and police found several pipe bombs in his vehicle. Police also found another device inside his home in Russell.
Decoteau has been indicted by a grand jury on seven criminal counts, including five counts of possessing an incendiary device, and two making a false bomb threat.
His arraignment was scheduled to take place Tuesday at Hampden Superior Court in Springfield, but that arraignment was postponed until Wednesday.