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Illegal fireworks seized from Hawthorne house

Hawthorne police seized a large amount of illegal fireworks from a home on the 3600 block of West 133rd Street.

July 1, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
A large amount of illegal fireworks were seized after Hawthorne police responded to a report of possible domestic violence.

Officers were looking into the call Wednesday afternoon at a house on the 3600 block of West 133rd Street. They found the illegal fireworks in the house.

Some of the fireworks were labeled with handwritten price tags, leading police to believe the fireworks were being sold.

Authorities issued a citation for possession of illegal fireworks.