NEW YORK (CBSMiami/AP) — While many will be focused on Election Day, Tuesday will bring another significant piece of news.READ MORE: Cuban-American Flotilla Makes Return After Getting 15 Miles Away From Cuba
Pipe bomb suspect Cesar Sayoc is set to make his first court appearance in New York.
Sayoc was being transferred from federal custody in Florida and was expected to arrive in New York ahead of a Tuesday court hearing.
Prosecutors say they will ask a judge to hold Sayoc without bail because he is considered dangerous.
Sayoc faces charges for allegedly mailing more than a dozen explosive devices to prominent Democrats, critics of President Donald Trump and CNN.READ MORE: Walt Disney To Move Thousands Of Jobs From California To Florida
Prosecutors say the most recent crude bomb was recovered Friday in California, addressed to the liberal activist Tom Steyer.
None of the devices exploded, and no one was injured in the pipe bomb scare.
Sayoc faces nearly 50 years in prison if convicted.
His lawyer has questioned the evidence in the case.MORE NEWS: Northwest Miami-Dade Students Treated To Free Haircuts
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