MENDON (CBS) – Arson investigators are offering a $5,000 reward for anyone with information on the suspects who tossed small homemade explosives into the parking lot of a Mendon business and the driveway of a home.
Friday night around 11:30, a worker at Alicante restaurant saw someone in a gold-colored Honda Accord drive by and throw a device out the window.READ MORE: 4 Your Community: Boston Children's Museum
That worker picked it up and threw it into a dumpster.
Police say he’s lucky he wasn’t hurt, because as he was walking away, it exploded.READ MORE: Coronavirus In Massachusetts: Today's Developments
The blast was powerful enough that it could have caused serious burns.
Police say another one of these devices went off a short time later at a home about a half-mile away.MORE NEWS: NH Police Searching For Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Elijah Lewis
They are searching the town, but so far, no other devices have turned up.