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Knoxville Mowing Crew Finds Hand Grenade In Grass

Knoxville Mowing Crew Finds Hand Grenade In Grass

CREATED Jul 21, 2014

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Knoxville police said a mowing crew found what appeared to be live hand grenade tucked away in some grass while cleaning.

Police said the mowers found the explosive device Monday morning and moved it to a curb before calling 911.

WVLT-TV in Knoxville reported that a bomb squad arrived at the scene and took the grenade to a remote location to detonate it.

No injuries were reported.

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