Possible grenade found outside gym

Possible grenade found outside gym



NEWINGTON, Conn. (AP) — Police are investigating what appears to be a grenade found in the trash outside a Connecticut gym.

Police say an employee of LA Fitness in Newington was taking out the trash on Thursday morning and noticed what appeared to be a grenade with the pin still in on top of the garbage bins.

The building was evacuated and a state bomb squad was dispatched to the scene to determine whether it's an active explosive device.

Police are checking surveillance video from the area to see if anyone placed the object in the trash.


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