MSP: Livonia Police find 'explosives' in Livonia home, bomb squad on scene
4:30 PM, Aug 8, 2018
9:56 PM, Aug 8, 2018
LIVONIA, Mich. (WXYZ) - UPDATE 5:16 PM: The Bomb Squad has cleared five CS/CN smoke grenades, which will be disposed of.
Livonia Police have discovered explosives at home on the 16000 block of Farmington late Wednesday afternoon.
According to a tweet from Michigan State Police, while cleaning out the home "CS grenades and a possible flash bang grenade were located."
The MSP Bomb Squad is assisting the Livonia Police Department with the recovery of explosives on the 16000 block of Farmington. The homeowner has passed away and while cleaning out the house CS grenades and a possible flash bang grenade were located. pic.twitter.com/5T7ruMcaNB
The Michigan State Police Bomb Squad is on the scene.
MSP added in a tweet, tips on if you encounter old war souvenirs.
The tweets states: " Please do not touch these items and contact law enforcement." Also, "DO NOT box them up and drive them down to your MSP post. Yes it happens!"
.The bomb squad has received a lot of calls as veterans pass away and family finds old war souvenirs in their homes. Please do not touch these items and contact law enforcement so we can remove them safely. DO NOT box them up and drive them down to your MSP Post. Yes it happens!