Lt. Gen. Eric Smith speaks at Camp Foster, Okinawa, Aug. 2, 2018. RYAN PERSINGER/U.S. MARINE CORPS
Lt. Gen. Eric Smith speaks at Camp Foster, Okinawa, Aug. 2, 2018. RYAN PERSINGER/U.S. MARINE CORPS

Marine general: Help find ‘dangerous criminals’ responsible for Okinawa on-base blast

by Matthew M. Burke and Aya Ichihashi
Stars and Stripes

URASOE, Okinawa — A Marine official is asking the public for help in apprehending those responsible for breaking into Camp Foster on March 24 and detonating an incendiary device outside a building that houses Japanese government officials.

The appeal was made Thursday by III Marine Expeditionary Force commander Lt. Gen. Eric Smith at a press conference in Urasoe.

No injuries were reported in the small explosion and Okinawa police said Friday they have no suspects in the case.

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