VAN WERT — A man was arrested Tuesday night following a bottle bomb explosion at Ivy Court apartments in Van Wert.
Van Wert police arrested Jonathan E. Maxwell, 26, of Oakwood, for unlawful possession of a dangerous ordnance. Police were dispatched to the apartment building at 1066 W. Main St. at 9:25 p.m. Tuesday.
The explosion occurred on an enclosed front porch of the apartment complex. No one was hurt.