Controlled Explosion for UXO Found in Lake of Liverpool Park

A controlled explosion was carried out after the discovery of Unexploded Ordnance (UXO) in the lake of a Liverpool park.

Two men fishing in the lake found the device after one of them reportedly dropped his sunglasses into the water.

Police were called on the discovery and put in place a security cordon. An Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team attended and made the item safe.