Police investigate blast outside Alimos apartment building


Police on Monday were investigating an explosion caused by a homemade device comprising gas canisters outside an apartment building in Alimos, south of Athens center.

Reports said the device exploded around 4 a.m. causing damage but no injuries.

One of the people reportedly living in the building is the president of the American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce, but there is so far no evidence linking him to the incident.