POLICE: Firebombing at Van Elslander Grosse Pointe Park home

(WXYZ) - Police say someone threw a bottle of flammable liquid through the kitchen window of a Grosse Pointe Park home early Friday morning.

It happened on the 700 block of Wittier at the home of Gary Van Elslander, son of Art Van Elslander.

A resident of the home extinguished the small fire prior to police arriving.

Police say they have a 20-year-old Grosse Pointe Park resident in custody.

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