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LOS ALAMOS CAVEMAN CAUGHT

caveman.jpgFrom the truly weird files...

Authorities have evicted a man from a cave on Los Alamos National Laboratory land where they say he apparently lived for years with the comforts of home a wood-burning stove, solar panels connected to car batteries for electricity and a satellite radio.Los Alamos Deputy Fire Chief Doug Tucker said Roy Michael Moore's hideaway, which also was equipped with a bed and a glass front door, was discovered earlier Oct. 13 after a Department of Energy employee working at the Los Alamos site office noticed smoke wafting from the cave in a heavily wooded, steep canyon.The employee reported the smoke to the fire department. Tucker said the smoke came from Moore's wood-burning stove.Ten marijuana plants were found outside the cave. Moore, 56, has been charged with possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia, according to court documents. He pleaded not guilty and was released on bond.
Wired News notes that "a Lab spokesman, who said the camp was about 50 yards from his office door, insisted Moore was not a 'security threat.'"
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