Charges Follow Hoppers Crossing Explosions

Investigators were called to reports of explosions in parklands on Golden Square Crescent between 2.25pm and 4.15pm.

Detectives from Wyndham Crime Investigation Unit have charged a man following a number of explosions in Hoppers Crossing yesterday.

Upon arriving at the scene, police identified that a home-made explosive device had allegedly been detonated.

Police arrested a 20-year-old Hoppers Crossing man at the scene a short time later.

He was charged with conduct endangering and explosive offences and was remanded to appear at Sunshine Magistrate’s Court today.