Hatfield homes evacuated after ‘hand grenade’ found

PUBLISHED: 15:57 01 July 2013 | UPDATED: 08:36 02 July 2013

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HOMES have been evacuated in Hatfield after a suspected hand grenade was discovered.

The Royal Logistics Bomb Disposal Corps and police are currently at the scene in Stockbreach Close, which has been partially closed.

At around 11.30am this morning (Monday) police were at a property on an unrelated matter, when they saw the suspected explosive.

Bomb disposal experts were called, and they are currently accessing whether the explosive device is live.


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