A woman reported finding a hand grenade in her
back yard on Aug. 31 at 6:05 p.m. Rye police notified Westchester County DPW
and transferred the call to the county bomb squad, who discovered it was an
old, inert hand grenade, Police Commissioner William Connors said. “The
blasting cap had been removed and it was inert,” he said.
Landscapers had discovered it partially covered in dirt.
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