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Bomb & arson investigating molotov cocktail thrown at home on Union

6:30 AM, Sep 13, 2013   |    comments
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ST. LOUIS (KSDK) - St. Louis Bomb and Arson detectives are investigating a molotov cocktail attack on an occupied building in north St. Louis overnight.

Investigators were summoned to the structure in the 1300 block of Union Boulevard around 1:40 a.m. Friday after reports of a fire at the location.

Evidence of the make-shift fire bomb were found and a criminal investigation was initiated.

A man living inside the home, located on Union between Page and Minerva, was awaken to smoke in the building and called for help.

The man was able to escape the building unharmed.  No word on suspects or motive for the crime.

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