Bomb disposal experts called after grenade discovered in Portsmouth cemetery
BOMB disposal experts rushedÂ to aÂ Portsmouth cemetery after a grenade was discoveredÂ this morning '“ with noÂ casualties reported.
The EOD (explosive ordnance disposal) attendedÂ Kingston Cemetery in NewÂ Road after the shocking discovery was made around 9.30am.
A heavy police presence wasÂ on scene toÂ protect the publicÂ amid fears the bomb could explode.
But the device was safely removed by the EOD just before midday '“ with no one hurt.Â
A police spokesperson said: '˜(Officers) were called at 9.28am this morning after a grenade was discovered at Kingston Cemetery, New Road, Portsmouth.'