Spokane MLK Day parade bomber sent to Cal. prison

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SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) -- The man who planted a bomb along the route of a Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade in Spokane has been sent to a federal prison in California.

KREM reports (http://is.gd/IKLenl ) Kevin Harpham was transferred to the Herlong Correctional Institute, a medium-security prison about 50 miles northwest of Reno.

The 37-year-old was sentenced in December to 32 years in prison for leaving a backpack with explosives along the route of the parade in January of last year. It was found and disabled before it could go off.

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Information from: KREM-TV, http://www.krem.com/