Molotov Cocktails in sound

Sydney cops find bomb, Molotov cocktail

A bomb has been found under a car and a Molotov cocktail has been hurled at a home in separate incidents in Sydney.

Police say they are investigating the discovery of an improvised explosive device under a car parked in front of a house in Granville on Friday.

The area was evacuated and bomb squad officers rendered the device safe.

Meanwhile police say a house in Sandringham was damaged by fire when a Molotov cocktail was thrown at it about 8.45pm (AEST) on Thursday.

The residents were alerted to the attack when they heard the sound of breaking glass and discovered the Molotov cocktail had been thrown against their door.

They had put the fire out by the time police arrived.