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2 Elementary School Students Charged

BUSY, Ky. (AP) - Police say two boys are facing charges after a "homemade destructive device" was detonated in a boys' bathroom
at an elementary school in eastern Kentucky.

Kentucky State Police say the boys were taken into custody Monday after a loud noise was heard in the restroom at Willard Elementary School in Perry County. Trooper Tony Watts said the boys are students at the school, which has classes through eighth grade.

Police say there were no injuries and no property damage was
reported.

The boys were charged with second-degree wanton endangerment and second-degree arson. They were taken to Breathitt County Juvenile
Detention Center.

Police are still investigating.

(Copyright 2009 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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