Explosion in Leavenworth

By: AP
By: AP

Police report an explosion at a Leavenworth house on Friday was a murder attempt. Interim Police Chief Pat Kitchens says two women inside the house were able to escape without injuries after the early morning blast.

Kitchens reported an explosive device had been placed in a crawl space under the house. The explosion set off a house fire. The women are 19 and 22 years old. One of the two women is pregnant.

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