Chicago police recover $20K stash of fireworks

June 29, 2012 9:29:07 PM PDT
Chicago police have recovered a large stash of illegal fireworks worth around $20,000.

Officers found the explosives in a home near the 900-block of W. 34th Place.

Police say they acted on a tip and discovered the fireworks in the basement.

Aaron Torres of Chicago was arrested and cited with possession of explosives.