NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — An explosion caused by a firecracker was caught on camera in Upper Manhattan.
It happened on June 17 on Sherman Avenue in Inwood.READ MORE: De Blasio: Cuomo 'Should Be Charged' Over Sexual Assault, Harassment Claims In AG Investigation
An Uber Eats driver passing by at the time of the blast was not hurt.READ MORE: Political Consultant: New York State's Impeachment Of Gov. Cuomo 'Could Get Very Ugly'
Police arrested Thomas Tavarez, an alleged Trinitarios gang member. Investigators say he confessed to making an explosive device using an M-80 stuffed inside a bag of flour.MORE NEWS: Broadway Returns After Nearly 17-Month Shutdown With 1st Performances Of 'Pass Over'
Tavarez is charged with criminal possession of a weapon and reckless endangerment.