1916 hand grenade found at Brenham business following estate sale purchase

The hand grenade was found following an estate sale and out of precaution the bomb squad was called to secure the situation
Published: Mar. 2, 2022 at 2:17 PM CST|Updated: Mar. 2, 2022 at 2:38 PM CST
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BRENHAM, Texas (KBTX) - The College Station Bomb Squad has taken possession of a 1916 hand grenade that was discovered after an estate sale.

When it was discovered, out of precaution, Brenham PD was called and neighboring businesses were evacuated.

The police department said the grenade has been secured and no other evacuations are required.

More details are available in this article from KWHI 1280 AM.

Update 2:13 pm 3/2/2022 The bomb squad has taken possession of the hand grenade and all is well. Update - 1:40 pm...

Posted by Brenham Police Department on Wednesday, March 2, 2022

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