MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Macon firefighters are investigating an attempted arson attack after someone threw a Molotov cocktail on a Macon porch early Tuesday morning.
Investigators say a man was inside the home on Capitol Avenue when he heard a noise outside. On his front porch, the man found a glass container filled with accelerant, a cloth and a fuse. He kicked it off the porch and it exploded.
Macon Fire Sgt. Ben Gleaton said the blaze was out when firefighters arrived and caused very little damage.
This incident is under investigation. Anyone with information can call the Georgia Arson Hotline at 1-800-282-5804.