Grenade Find Prompts Evacuation in Kidderminster

Several homes were evacuated and a street cordoned off after a resident found an unexploded grenade whilst gardening.

Police put in place a security cordon as an Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team was mobilised.  The EOD team removed the grenade and took it to a local field where it was safely destroyed i a controlled explosion:

See: https://www.kidderminstershuttle.co.uk/news/18386881.grenade-forces-evacuation-kidderminster-street-lockdown/