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Bomb disposal team called out after ‘old grenade’ was handed in to police station in Lincoln





A bomb disposal team was called to a police station after an ‘old grenade’ was handed in.

Lincolnshire Police was forced to temporarily close its South Park Avenue station in Lincoln as a precaution after the item was ‘presented to staff’ at the front counter.

The incident was reported at about 1.20pm yesterday (Sunday June 9).

South Park Avenue station, Lincoln. Photo: Google Maps
South Park Avenue station, Lincoln. Photo: Google Maps

Officers said that the station was able to reopen about an hour later - with an Explosive Ordnance Disposal team having ‘safely removed the item’.



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