Bomb squad diffuses grenade found at Ocean Springs home

Bomb squad diffuses grenade found at Ocean Springs home
The Biloxi Bomb Squad was called to an Ocean Springs home to disarm a grenade. (Source: WLOX)
The Biloxi Bomb Squad was called to an Ocean Springs home to disarm a grenade. (Source: WLOX)

OCEAN SPRINGS, MS (WLOX) - The Biloxi Bomb Squad has given the "all clear" at a house on Blue Heron Drive in Ocean Springs. Monday around noon, they were called out after someone notified Ocean Springs Police that a grenade was discovered in the home.

Investigators said the family was going through the belongings of a deceased family member when they found the grenade. They believe it was a World War II artifact.

Officials said it was a training hand grenade, and the fuse was expended.

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