GROSSE POINTE PARK (WWJ) – An arrest has been made in connection with the firebombing of a home in Grosse Pointe Park late last week.
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged 20-year-old Charles Patterson Kay of Grosse Pointe Park in connection with that firebombing. The home is owned by a member of the Van Elslander family, which owns the Art Van Furniture chain.READ MORE: Michigan Matters: Helping Young Folks & Cancer Patients
Police say early Friday morning a Molotov cocktail was thrown at the Van Elslander home. No one was injured, but the residence did sustain some damage.READ MORE: Meet These Two Bear Cubs Who Have Become Inseparable At The Detroit Zoo
Kay faces numerous charges including second degree arson and possession of a molotov cocktail.
Kay is expected to be arraigned Saturday at the Grosse Pointe Park Municipal Court.MORE NEWS: Delta Wants Other Airlines To Share ‘No-Fly’ Lists To Help Stop Unruly Passengers
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