‘Unabomber’ moved to federal prison medical facility in North Carolina

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FILE – Theodore Kaczynski looks around as U.S. Marshals prepare to take him down the steps at the federal courthouse to a waiting vehicle on June 21, 1996, in Helena, Mont. The man known as the “Unabomber” has been transferred to a federal prison medical facility in North Carolina after spending the past two decades in a federal Supermax prison in Colorado for a series of bombings targeting scientists. A U.S. Bureau of Prisons inmate database shows seventy-nine-year-old Kaczynski has been moved to the bureau’s Butner medical center in eastern North Carolina. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)

(WHTM) — The man known as the “Unabomber” has been transferred to a federal prison medical facility in North Carolina.

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Ted Kaczynski spent the past two decades in a federal supermax prison in Colorado for a series of bombings targeting scientists.

He is serving life without the possibility of parole following his 1996 arrest. He has pleaded guilty to setting 16 explosions that killed three people and injured 23 others in various parts of the country between 1978 and 1995.

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