On February 9, 2021 at approximately 9:00pm, West Chester Police responded to the 100 block of Locust Alley for a report of an explosion in the area. Upon arrival officers located a potted plant that had been intentionally blown up by an unknown subject. A small explosive appeared to have been used, but it is not clear what kind of explosive was used. Residents in the area stated this has happened several times recently. Anyone with information is asked to contact the West Chester Police Department at 610-696-2700.