Boy allegedly found with firebombs in Joliet

October 18, 2011 5:20:44 AM PDT
Joliet police arrested a 12-year-old boy who they say was carrying two Molotov cocktails, explosives made with a bottle, flammable liquid and a paper wick.

Witnesses called police at about 8 p.m. Saturday in the 500-block of Elmwood.

The police arrested the boy in a home and booked him into the River Valley Juvenile Detention Center.