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Last Updated: Monday, 27 March 2006, 17:35 GMT 18:35 UK
Man held after explosives found
Police search drains in Peppard Road
Police searched the neighbourhood of the area after the bombs were found
Police investigations are continuing after two firebombs were found at a house in Berkshire.

Bomb disposal experts were called to Peppard Road, Caversham, Reading, after officers found an incendiary device in the driveway on Sunday.

During a further search on Monday, a second one was found nearby and police later arrested a 39-year-old man.

The owner of the house had alerted the police after noticing suspicious activity outside his house.

Police spent several hours carrying out a fingertip search of the area on Monday.

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