Hayle man finds live grenade in garage clear-out

Wednesday 13th June 2018 16:05 BST

A resident of Hayle called police today after discovering a rusty grenade during a garage clear-out.

Bomb disposal experts attended and believe it was a live American grenade, possibly from World War 2.

A Devon and Cornwall Police spokesperson said: “The grenade was taken to Hayle Estuary and was disposed of via a controlled explosion.”

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