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Bomb squad removes grenade found in South Tampa yard

TAMPA — Bomb squad members removed a grenade from the yard of South Tampa home Wednesday evening.

A homeowner called police at 6:15 p.m. to report discovering the explosive device in the yard of 106 S Matanzas Ave., said Lt. Dan Goodman.

Officials didn't know if the grenade was live or inert, but removed it anyway to safely destroy it, Goodman said.

Police were investigating where the device came from.

Bomb squad removes grenade found in South Tampa yard 09/14/11 [Last modified: Wednesday, September 14, 2011 9:32pm]

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