Detroit bomb squad confiscates 500 pounds of fireworks being sold out of U-Haul van

The Detroit police bomb squad confiscated about 500 pounds of fireworks a man was selling out of a U-Haul van Thursday afternoon.

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Police said a man was selling the fireworks in the area of 8 Mile Road and Fleming Street. The seized fireworks are worth about $25,000.

The man was ticketed, police said.