An Owensboro man is facing a charge after an explosion Tuesday morning. Owensboro Police and Fire Departments responded to a structure fire call at the Colonel House on Triplett Street. The fire call ended up being an explosion that took place in the 700 block of East 19th Street. An investigation led police to arrest 39 year old William T Bowlds after he allegedly detonated a homemade device in the middle of the street. No property damage or injuries were reported. Bowlds was lodged in the Daviess County Detention Center on a charge of possession of a destructive device or bobby trap device.