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Bomb mailed to Arizona sheriff

The man known as 'America's Toughest Sheriff' says he's not backing down after receiving a bomb in the mail.

"I will continue being the sheriff. I am not going to be intimidated."

The explosive device, sent to Sheriff Joe Arpaio's office, was intercepted by a postal worker, in Flagstaff.

Wires and a container were found inside with gunpowder leaking out.

Federal authorities were brought in and the package was blown up.

"They can get me either killed or leave office. It's not going to happen."

The controversial sheriff is well known for his tough stance on prisoner's rights and illegal immigration.

He's received numerous death threats including one this past Wednesday from a major drug cartel.