Bomb squad on Devon beach after grenade found

Credit: Devon Live

The Royal Navy bomb disposal team is currently dealing with an incident involving a grenade in north Devon.

Police have taped off an area of beach around a suspected live grenade.

The unit was called to Crow Point, Braunton, with the public being kept a safe distance away.

A Royal Navy press spokesman said: “The SDU1 RN Bomb Disposal team were called to what is believed to be an unexploded hand grenade at Crow Point, Braunton in Devon.

"As a precaution police have cordoned off the area.

"No further details as yet.”

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