Blake Halsey, a 21-year-old college student and volunteer at the Orange County GOP office, takes a phone call from someone offering to volunteer on Monday, Oct. 17, 2016 in Hillsborough, N.C. Halsey sits under the window where authorities say someone threw in a flammable device that burned the campaign office.
Blake Halsey, a 21-year-old college student and volunteer at the Orange County GOP office, takes a phone call from someone offering to volunteer on Monday, Oct. 17, 2016 in Hillsborough, N.C. Halsey sits under the window where authorities say someone threw in a flammable device that burned the campaign office. Jonathan Drew AP
Blake Halsey, a 21-year-old college student and volunteer at the Orange County GOP office, takes a phone call from someone offering to volunteer on Monday, Oct. 17, 2016 in Hillsborough, N.C. Halsey sits under the window where authorities say someone threw in a flammable device that burned the campaign office. Jonathan Drew AP

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