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Small explosion rocks quiet Post Falls neighborhood

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POST FALLS, Idaho -

People in the Partridge Loop area of Post Falls have been left surprised, scared, and wondering why an explosion disrupted their quiet neighborhood.

One family says the sound was so loud, they were amazed their trailer's windows didn't shatter. Police say this was a small explosion with a device that was most likely handmade, almost like a small firework.

Thankfully, nobody was injured but it sure got people talking. What happened at 2:00 a.m. jolted Everett Cooper awake. "I heard this boom. It was like a sonic boom," said Cooper.

A neighbor says she called 911 after she saw two men dressed in black acting strangely near her RV. She thought they were going to break into it but then she heard an explosion behind her fence.

Police say they don't believe anyone was specifically targeted in this case.

Post Falls police say they have arrested two men after the explosion. They were seen in the area moments after the blast happened but officers are still trying to figure out if or how they were involved. Police say another person was also with them, but they ran off.

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