Authorities are investigating an explosion early this morning in Council Bluffs. Council Bluffs Firefighters responded to a reported explosion at the residence of 39-year-old Patrick Burget at around 4:17 a.m.
Upon arrival, it was determined an unknown suspect had ignited an explosive device on the porch of Burget’s residence, causing damage to the porch and surrounding windows. No injuries were reported. The incident remains under investigation.
Anyone with information about the crime is asked to call Council Bluffs Crimestoppers at 712-328-7867.
(Reporting by Ric Hanson, KJAN, Atlantic)