BRISTOL, N.H. — Police say charges are likely following reports of explosive blasts in the town of Bristol, New Hampshire.

Police received hundreds of 911 calls Saturday night reporting loud explosions. WMUR-TV reports that there’s no threat to safety, and that no one was hurt.

Police say they believe the explosions involved a substance used to create explosive targets. Tannerite is designed to explode when a bullet strikes.

Police say the adults involved have been identified and charges are likely.

Information from: WMUR-TV,

Author photo
The AP is one of the largest and most trusted sources of independent newsgathering. AP is neither privately owned nor government-funded; instead, as a not-for-profit news cooperative owned by its American newspaper and broadcast members, it can maintain its single-minded focus on newsgathering and its commitment to the highest standards of objective, accurate journalism.