Bomb scare in Mason

Posted by Amber Jenkins- email

MASON, OH (FOX19)-- The bomb squad was called out after a citizen turned over an old grenade to a police officer Wednesday afternoon.

Around 3:00pm, a citizen turned over what appeared to be an old grenade. That officer took it to the Mason fire department on Mason Montgomery Road.

A short time later, the Bomb squad was called to the scene. They x-rayed the device and determined that it was not active and safe to remove.

Mason Montgomery Road was closed for two hours as a precaution.

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