Army Bomb Disposal Team makes safe two grenades.

An Army Bomb Disposal Team deployed to Grange, County Sligo this afternoon to deal with two early 20th Century Mills type 36 grenades. The grenades were found during excavation at a private residence.

The Team arrived on scene at 2.15pm, removed the grenades to a safe location and made them safe through a controlled explosion.

The scene was declared safe at 3.15pm and the Team has now returned to base.

Press Release Date:  17 January, 2012

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