A 21-year-old man’s in hot water after an explosion Monday afternoon.

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Sarasota County Sheriff’s deputies arrested David Branchfield on suspicion of detonating a destructive device.  The explosion was reported outside a home in the 3900 block of Marlborough Place in Lake Sarasota.  Investigators tell the Herald-Tribune they believe Branchfield was mixing chemicals in a plastic bottle to create an explosion.  The size and strength of the blast, and the chemicals used to create it are still being looking into.   If you know anything about this incident, call the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office at 941-861-5800 or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers by calling 941-366-TIPS.