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Location where the hand grenade was found
Location where the hand grenade was found Credit: ITV Central

Police have cordoned off an area of Darlaston after a hand grenade was found.

Officers found the device at around 8:15am this morning.

They have closed Addenbrooke Street and Addenbrooke Place as well as Rough Hay Road at the junctions with Willenhall Street and The Green.

Location of the find
Location of the find Credit: ITV Central

Hand grenade found in Black Country

Addenbrooke Street in Darlaston is closed
Addenbrooke Street in Darlaston is closed Credit: Google Maps

Police have cordoned off an area of Darlaston after a hand grenade was found.

Officers found the device at around 8:15 this morning. They have closed Addenbrooke Street and Addenbrooke Place as well as Rough Hay Road at the junctions with Willenhall Street and The Green.

It was found by officers making enquiries about a different matter.

A shelter for evacuated residents has been set up at Bentley Leisure Pavilion.

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