Botesdale: Police and bomb disposal squad called to home


Bomb disposal experts have been at a north Suffolk home after a grenade was found.

Police were called to the property in Cherry Tree Lane, Botesdale at 1.55pm.

A device which was thought to be a hand grenade had been uncovered.

The house was evacuated as technicians worked to identify the munition.

The device was found to be an anti-tank grenade which had already been discharged.

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It was taken away by 4.15pm.

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