CAMBRIDGE (CBS) – A Boston man was arrested Monday night after he allegedly lit off fireworks on a Cambridge road and drove off.
A person told police they witnessed the incident on Norfolk Street.READ MORE: Body Believed To Be Missing Man Kevin Mahoney Found In Water Off Newburyport
Police stopped the car in a nearby parking log and found the 27-year-old did not have a license.READ MORE: Volunteers Gather To Clean Up Trash In Boston's Muddy River
Officers found 23 bottle rockets in the man’s car.
Cambridge Police said the man, who was not identified, is facing several charges.MORE NEWS: Attleboro Animal Shelter Says Driver Deliberately Ran Over 5 Geese On Route 123
“Fireworks are illegal in Massachusetts and a number of nearby pedestrians/residents were alarmed by the loud bang of the fireworks. Additionally, a bottle of alcohol was observed being thrown out of the car window prior to the stop,” police said.