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Firecrackers explode in man’s face after opening package he received in the mail with no return address

By Mason White 10:32 AM April 4, 2016
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By: Mahesh Sarin
(Scroll down for video) A man suffered from shock after firecrackers exploded in his face while opening a package that he received in the mail, police in Japan said.

Kanagawa police said that the 46-year-old man, who was not identified, did not suffer any physical injuries , but was treated for shock.

The man, who suffers from a disability, reported that he has been harassed several times in the past, but police did not manage to apprehend any suspects.

According to the police investigation, around 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, the man opened a box that was mailed to his home.

About 15 firecrackers exploded in his face, but luckily, he did not suffer burns. The package was addressed to the man, but there was no return address.