Someone Mailed Explosives to Sheriff Joe Arpaio

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LAS VEGAS - OCTOBER 19:  Maricopa County, Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio is interviewed before speaking at a Tea Party Express rally at Stoney's Rockin' Country October 19, 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The tour, part of an initiative to get conservatives elected to the House and Senate, will move across country and conclude on November 1, 2010 in Concord, New Hampshire the day before the contentious mid-term elections.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

An explosive-filled package addressed to Sheriff Joe Arpaio in his Phoenix headquarters had only made it to Flagstaff when authorities found it. They confirmed explosive material had been discovered after the package was flagged as suspicious, and they "contained the material with no injuries," according to AZCentral. But beyond that, police aren't making many details public about the incident. Death threats against the high-profile, rabidly anti-immigrant birther Arpaio are relatively common. But based on the initial report, this looks like a step up from a threat to an actual attempt.