Window damaged in explosion at Parafield Gardens, South Australia

Police are investigating after a homemade explosive device was placed at the front of a Parafield Gardens home overnight.

Just after midnight on Tuesday 19 January, an explosion was reported in Bauhinia Drive, Parafield Gardens. The front window of the house shattered but there were no reported injuries to the six occupants.

Crime scene investigators attended and examined the scene and the remnants of the homemade device.

Although the investigation is in its early stages, police do not believe it was a random incident.

Anyone who saw or heard any suspicious activity or vehicles in the area, or who has any information that may assist the investigation, is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online at

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