Bomb squad called after practice grenade found in Norfolk

Posted at 7:44 PM, Jan 28, 2013
and last updated 2013-01-29 18:59:58-05

Norfolk, Va. –According to Norfolk officials, crews say a woman found a grenade and took it home with her in the 7900 block of Merritt Street. 

She became suspicious of it and put it on top of her trash can outside. 

Someone saw it and called 911. 

The bomb squad was called and found it to be a practice grenade. 

The Navy EOD was also called to assist.