SAN JACINTO (CBSLA.com) — Authorities Saturday announced the arrest of a 39-year-old man in connection with an explosion that rocked a San Jacinto neighborhood on Friday afternoon.
Dispatchers received a call reporting the explosion about 4:40 p.m. in 1700 block of Rolling Meadows Court.READ MORE: Some Residents Confused On If They Should Continue Wearing Face Masks As Mandate Is Lifted
Upon arriving on scene, authorities say they discovered evidence of an explosion.
Richard Odoardi of San Jacinto was subsequently arrested on suspicion of possessing a destructive device and child endangerment.READ MORE: Crews Battle Brush Fire In Santa Fe Dam Area Of Irwindale
Odoardi was booked into Smith Correctional Facility. Jail records indicate that he remained jailed in lieu of $50,000 bail.
The cause of the explosion was not disclosed.MORE NEWS: Scorching Hot Temperatures Hit The Southland
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