Des Moines fire investigators are asking for the public’s help in finding the person or persons responsible for making an explosive device.
Around 6:30 Monday morning, crews were called to a home on North Union Street in Des Moines. Officials say the homeowner found a bottle with fuel and a wick, otherwise known as a Molotov cocktail.
This was the second device found in the last week.
Anyone who has information is asked to call or text Polk County Crime Stoppers at 223-1400.