(13WHAM) Springwater, N.Y. - An explosion Thursday night at a residence on Mill Street in Springwater.
Livingston County Sheriff’s office say Joseph R. Martino had been manufacturing homemade explosives. While attempting to dry the material using the oven, they exploded leading the neighbors to call 911.
Martino, 34, has been arrested and is charged with criminal possession of a weapon and reckless endangerment in the first degree.
Evidence already recovered at the scene included a large number of pipe bombs, containers of explosive material and firearms.
The investigation is continuing.