Officials discover hand grenade near Holton & Hadley

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MILWAUKEE (WITI) —  Members of the Milwaukee Police Department’s Hazardous Devices Unit responded to the neighborhood near Holton and Hadley on Thursday, December 19th for reports of a suspicious package.

Upon arrival, officials discovered a surplus military hand grenade. It was not “live” — just a hollowed out device.

Police say the grenade has been recovered and there is no threat to the community.

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