Three letter bombs sent to German firms could be linked, Investigators say

The Wild Drinks Company had a similar explosion at Appelheim, whose products include Capri-Sun.According to the national DPA news agency, the Food Association of Germany has warned its members to be cautious when obtaining positions.

 Three letter bombs sent to German firms could be linked, Investigators say
 Three letter bombs sent to German firms could be linked, Investigators say

Prosecutors in Germany are investigating a possible link between three recent letter bomb attacks on German food retail companies.

"We believe there is an affair," state prosecutors in Heidelberg said Friday after attacks on a supermarket chain, a beverage company and a baby food manufacturer. He said the attack was unlikely but could not be ruled out completely.

Prosecutors on Thursday announced a 100-man Special Commission to investigate the attacks.He confirmed that an explosive was identified and disarmed at a parcel delivery center at Munich Airport on Wednesday night. The parcel was addressed to Bavaria-based baby food company Hipp.

On Wednesday, three people were taken to the hospital when a letter bomb exploded at the German headquarters of discount supermarket Lidl. About 100 people were evacuated from the building in Neukersulm, West Germany.

The Wild Drinks Company had a similar explosion at Appelheim, whose products include Capri-Sun.According to the national DPA news agency, the Food Association of Germany has warned its members to be cautious when obtaining positions.

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