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Bay Area man charged with attacking Google campus, destroying self-driving car

Bay Area man charged with attacking Google campus, destroying self-driving car

A man who complained that Google was “watching” him is expected to appear in federal court this week on charges that he destroyed one of the company’s self-driving cars and terrorized its Silicon Valley campus with gunfire and arson attacks.

Raul Murillo Diaz, 30, of Oakland was taken into custody on July 1 in connection with a firebombing at Google headquarters in Mountain View, Calif., according to the U.S. District court affidavit. Diaz is set to appear in court Friday for a detention hearing.

Diaz admitted to setting two fires and a discharging a firearm at the Google campus, according to the affidavit. He told investigators he...

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