Missouri police: Don't leave grenades 'just lying around'

3 weeks 4 days 3 hours ago Friday, September 20 2019 Sep 20, 2019 Friday, September 20, 2019 11:23:32 AM CDT September 20, 2019 in News
Source: The Associated Press
By: The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY (AP) — Kansas City, Missouri, police are urging people not to leave grenades "just lying around" after the discovery of one led officers to temporarily block off surrounding streets.

Police said in a tweet that the modified grenade was found Wednesday morning. It then was removed to a secure, off-site location so bomb and arson squad members could investigate further.

Police say, "It should go without saying, but please don't leave grenades — even inactive ones — just lying around."

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