Wellesley police and fire responded to the report of a "fireball" on a porch on Elmwood Road Friday evening.
Wellesley police and fire responded to an Elmwood Road home Friday evening around 9 p.m. after someone threw a bag of “flaming excrement” at the door. Fire Department officials had to pry the door a little to put out the flames, but no other damage or injuries were reported, according to Wellesley Police Sgt. Scott Showstead. The individuals who threw the bag were not found, Showstead said.