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      Man arrested for detonating homemade explosive in park

      Cadillac police arrested a man Saturday night for setting off a homemade explosive device.

      Cadillac police arrested a man Saturday night for setting off a homemade explosive device.

      It happened near the city boat launch at 10:15pm when officers heard an explosion just before the fireworks show.

      Witnesses pointed officers to the man that threw the explosive.

      7&4 News is told no one was injured but the explosion damaged areas in the park, including a curb.

      Michigan State Police Bomb Squad responded and removed the explosive.

      The man was arrested and was taken to the Wexford County Jail.

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