“Police in Texas have issued an alert to the public after two package bombs a few miles apart killed a teenager and wounded two women on Monday, in Austin, and may be linked to a similar bombing that killed a man elsewhere in the city earlier this month.
“Investigators are considering whether race was a factor because all of the victims were minorities. Three of the victims were black and a woman wounded in the second blast on Monday was Hispanic, police said.
“Shortly after the police chief, Brian Manley, held a news conference in which he linked the attack with a 2 March attack that killed a 39-year-old man, authorities rushed to the scene of a third blast, which badly injured a woman.”
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