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Queens man busted for dealing illegal fireworks out of home

Posted at 5:59 PM, Jul 04, 2013
and last updated 2013-07-04 17:59:02-04

Of course illegal fireworks always pop up on the Fourth of July.

A big bust was made this week in Queens.

Cops arrested a man they say was dealing illegal fireworks out of his home.

Police say they seized about fifty boxes of boom from the suspect George Liakas’ home.

A search of a private home in Astoria turned up firework making material worth thousands of dollars.

Investigators say an undercover cop bought $500of fireworks on Tuesday from the suspect.