2 Homemade Bombs Detonate In Mendon

Police in Mendon are still looking for the person who threw two homemade explosive devices from a vehicle over the weekend.

Police say one of the devices was thrown onto the driveway of a home where it exploded, while the other was thrown at a restaurant late Friday night.

Police say the bottle bomb thrown at the restaurant was actually picked up by an employee who then threw it into the trash where it then went off.

No injuries were reported.

Police say the bombs were chemicals mixed in a plastic bottle.

Authorities are looking for a brown car they think was involved and are warning residents to be on the lookout for more suspicious devices.

This program aired on May 9, 2011. The audio for this program is not available.


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