Ypsilanti police investigate report of bottle bombs being detonated
Ypsilanti police will seek charges against a teen who they say detonated several pop-bottle bombs early Friday afternoon.
Police said they were called to the 900 block of West Michigan Avenue shortly after noon for a report of shots fired. When they arrived, another witness said the sounds were more like explosions. Police checked the area and found evidence that pop-bottle bombs had been set off.
Police said they identified a 16-year-old suspect. The investigation is continuing but police said they do plan to seek charges.