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Bomb squad disposes of old grenade discovered in Westmoreland

The Syracuse Police Department bomb squad unit was called to Westmoreland Thursday evening.

Posted: Apr 11, 2019 9:53 PM
Updated: Apr 12, 2019 12:06 PM

WESTMORELAND, N.Y. - The Syracuse Police Department bomb squad unit was called to Westmoreland Thursday evening.

Officials with the Oneida County Sheriff's Department said someone discovered an old grenade on property along Moore Road. The person who found the grenade called local authorities – who in-turn called the bomb squad to dispose of the device.

Sheriff’s officials said that at no time was the general public in any danger.

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