Police: Man in custody for possessing homemade explosive devices


LANSINGBURGH, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Troy police say a male is in custody after he was found in possession of homemade explosive devices.

Juan Rivera, 18, from Troy, N.Y., is being charged with criminal possession of a weapon in the third degree.

Police say the devices may have been used to make firecrackers or fireworks.

The incident occurred on 2nd Avenue.

None of the devices went off, and there are no injuries.

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