Two children have been accused of setting off chemical units at two places in Brewer over the weekend.
The 2 children, whom the Brewer Police Division didn’t establish, allegedly positioned a chemical system contained in the Greenback Tree on the Twin Metropolis Plaza on State Road, the place it went off about 7:30 p.m. Sunday.
Witnesses reported listening to what appeared like a gunshot after which a powerful chemical scent, selling the shop to be evacuated, in keeping with Brewer police.
Officers discovered related units had been set off on the Brewer Excessive College softball subject, and shortly detained the 2 suspects.
The 2 children had violated home arrest and situations of launch for unrelated crimes, together with throwing massive rocks off an Interstate 395 overpass and placing a automobile windshield, in addition to assault and reckless conduct, in keeping with Brewer police.
Each children have been taken to the Lengthy Creek Youth Growth Heart in South Portland.
No further data was launched.
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