LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) -- Police have charged five Lexington teens with using a weapon of mass destruction after an explosion on the doorstep of a home.
Police say the juveniles, who are all between the ages of 13-15, apparently filled a bottle with household chemicals and left it on the front porch of a home as a prank. Police say the resulting explosion damaged the home and caused a substantial spray of chemicals. No one was in injured.
The charge of using a weapon of mass destruction is a felony that carries a sentence of five to 10 years.
(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.