Native and federal authorities are investigating two latest aurora explosions

Local and federal investigators are investigating two separate explosions in Aurora.

Both explosions caused property damage, but no one was injured, according to a press release.

Aurora Fire and Police investigators are working with the United States Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. Authorities are asking the public for help in determining who is behind the incidents.

“Investigators are interested in information about these explosions, including footage from surveillance cameras, doorbell camera videos or photos that local residents may have at the time of the incidents,” the press release said.

The first explosion occurred on Christmas Day, December 25, around 5:30 a.m. in the 18000 block on East Mansfield Avenue. The explosion damaged two houses.

The second incident occurred around 4:45 a.m. on Thursday in the 4600 block of South Pagosa Circle. An officer who responded to a report of gunfire in the area “found a detonated device”. One house was damaged.

The incidents occurred within a mile of each other.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call Metro Denver Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867 or post a tip online at

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