Odessan uncovers old hand grenade while doing yard work

ODESSA, Tx (KOSA) -- An Odessa homeowner was doing yard work Saturday afternoon when they found something a little more alarming than weeds.

Odessa police said someone had dug up an old hand grenade.

The OPD bomb squad unit responded to the home near E. 35th St. and Chesnut Ave. and recovered the grenade, which has been properly disposed.

Police said there are no reports of any injuries and there is no threat to the area.