Scene clear after grenade found in Aiken County front yard

By: Staff
By: Staff

Thursday, May 29, 2014

AIKEN COUNTY, S.C. (WRDW) -- A grenade was been found outside of a home in Aiken County, the Aiken County Sheriff's Office said.

The Richmond County bomb squad responded to Aiken County's Pinon Road in Belvedere off Five Notch Road. The grenade was found in the front yard of a home there around 10 a.m.

A homeowner found the grenade and didn't know how it got there, the Sheriff's Office said.

A team was disposing of the grenade safely just before noon, the Sheriff's Office said. The scene is clear. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

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