LIVE GRENADE FOUND

Western Suburbs Weekly - - News -

DE­FENCE Force bomb dis­posal ex­perts were called when a live WWII Bri­tish hand grenade was found in the shed of a de­ceased es­tate at a Mel­rose Street, Leed­erville home about 9am on May 2. “It was re­ported the grenade’s pin and bail arm were still in­tact,” Se­nior Sergeant Kate Vi­vian said. The de­vice was treated as live, be­fore it was taken to HMAS Stir­ling for dis­posal.

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