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Found (Possible) Explosives like a Grenade: Don't touch it, call us, let the LASD Bomb Squad take the risk

Monday June 18th, 2012 :: 05:43 p.m. PDT - Unrelated incidents involving found suspicious devices that are possible explosives are a reminder that unusual things like finding a grenade can happen.

Please, if you find something that looks like it could possibly be an explosive, do what the wise people in the below recent incidents did:

- Don't touch it; call local law enforcement; let the Bomb Squad take the risk, they're good at it.

LASD Bomb Squad Removes WWII Grenade From Monrovia Tool Shed (June 15, 2012):

Found Inert Grenade Investigation on trail in park in Palos Verdes Estates (May 12, 2012). Removed by LASD Bomb Squad:

Inert Grenade Recovered by LASD Bomb Squad at Recyling Plant in Pico Rivera (Feb. 16, 2012):

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Captain Mike Parker

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Leroy D. Baca, Sheriff

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