A man arrested outside the Kentucky hospital was in possession of a stockpile of weapons and explosives

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Bryan Carroll, 44, was detained by police outside Chandler Hospital in Lexington last Thursday after a tip that he was armed and dangerous

Bryan Carroll, 44, was detained by police outside Chandler Hospital in Lexington last Thursday after a tip that he was armed and dangerous

A man arrested last week as he left a University of Kentucky hospital was armed with small arms, semi-automatic weapons and at least four explosives, a police official has revealed.

Bryan Carroll, 44, was detained by police outside Chandler Hospital in Lexington on Thursday after a tip that he was armed and dangerous.

Carroll had reportedly visited his ailing mother at the medical facility before police attacked.

During a hearing on Thursday, Police Detective John Harder of the University of Kentucky said officers waited for Carroll to leave the hospital before blocking his parked car.

Carroll had eight guns – six guns, plus an AK-47 style weapon and an AR-15 – and at least four live explosives, either on him or in his car when he was arrested.

Carroll also reportedly wore body armor with a gun on his hip and admitted to carrying another gun in his underwear.

He reportedly threatened to harm any officer who tried to arrest him. However, after he was detained, Carroll told University of Kentucky police that they “weren’t the ones he had a problem with.”

He was charged with four counts of using a weapon of mass destruction, five counts of possession of a handgun as a convicted felon and four other counts, according to court records.

Harder said police plan to file three new charges against Carroll, and he could face even more charges related to the explosives.

Carroll had reportedly visited his ailing mother at the medical facility before police attacked.  He is shown on surveillance video

Carroll had reportedly visited his ailing mother at the medical facility before police attacked.  He is shown on surveillance video

Carroll had reportedly visited his ailing mother at the medical facility before police attacked. He is shown on surveillance video

Carroll's arrest last Thursday sparked a heavy police presence outside the University of Kentucky hospital amid fears he could detonate an explosive device.

Carroll's arrest last Thursday sparked a heavy police presence outside the University of Kentucky hospital amid fears he could detonate an explosive device.

Carroll’s arrest last Thursday sparked a heavy police presence outside the University of Kentucky hospital amid fears he could detonate an explosive device.

Dozens of agents from the FBI, ATF and various local police departments responded to the scene

Dozens of agents from the FBI, ATF and various local police departments responded to the scene

Dozens of agents from the FBI, ATF and various local police departments responded to the scene

“While we were on the ground, Carroll continued to oppose our attempts to put him in handcuffs,” said Detective Harder. WKYT.

“After we were able to overpower him and get his hands behind his back to handcuff him, he became significantly compliant.”

Versailles Police Chief Mike Murray told The Associated Press that his department had followed Carroll before he was arrested in hospital because there was an outstanding warrant for a separate arrest for failing to appear on a drug charge in Woodford County.

Murray said Carroll was considered dangerous because he had previously stated that he would never go back to prison

During Thursday’s hearing, Carroll’s attorney, J. Parker Mincy, argued in court that his client’s $ 150,000 bail was unfairly high because the charges Carroll is facing are Class C felonies.

“We don’t want to downplay the charge, but the legislature has decided to make this a Class C felony,” Mincy countered.

“We routinely see people on Class B and A crimes classified as more serious crimes with lower ties.”

Carroll had eight guns - six guns, plus an AK-47 style weapon and an AR-15 - and at least four live explosives, either on him or in his car when he was arrested.  Carroll also reportedly wore body armor with a gun on his hip and admitted to having another gun in his underwear

Carroll had eight guns - six guns, plus an AK-47 style weapon and an AR-15 - and at least four live explosives, either on him or in his car when he was arrested.  Carroll also reportedly wore body armor with a gun on his hip and admitted to having another gun in his underwear

Carroll had eight guns – six guns, plus an AK-47 style weapon and an AR-15 – and at least four live explosives, either on him or in his car when he was arrested. Carroll also reportedly wore body armor with a gun on his hip and admitted he had another gun in his underwear

Fayette District Judge John Tackett disagreed.

“I think Mr. Carroll is a significant danger to the community,” Tackett said.

Tacket has now sent the case to a grand jury, which will determine whether it will go to court for trial.

Carroll remains behind bars.

Carroll’s arrest last Thursday sparked a heavy police presence outside the University of Kentucky hospital amid fears he could detonate an explosive device.

Dozens of agents from the FBI, ATF and various local police departments responded to the scene.

The FBI and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives searched Carroll’s home for days and conducted controlled explosions on the property.

Sara Anderson, an FBI spokesman, said on Thursday that federal agents are still investigating.

No one was injured in the incident that led authorities to block traffic in the area for more than four hours