- Associated Press - Thursday, September 22, 2016

DETROIT (AP) - A Detroit police precinct and surrounding streets have been reopened after bomb squad members disposed of a grenade delivered by a resident trying to be helpful.

Officer Jennifer Moreno says the resident had no “ill intent” Thursday when the man brought the grenade into the 5th precinct station on the city’s east side. Officers directed the person to go back outside, set down the device and walk away.

The bomb squad removed the grenade and disposed of the device.

Police say the man found the grenade when he was cleaning out a residence.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More

Click to Hide