Derbyshire police close road after grenade found at home

A road has been closed after a grenade was found at a house in Derbyshire.

Saturday, 23rd October 2021, 11:42 am

Derbyshire police were called to reports that the device had been found in a garage at a property in Bretby Lane, Bretby, South Derbyshire, at around 10.10am today (October 23).

A force spokesperson said: “Part of Bretby Lane has been closed from the roundabout to Oldicote Lane, and officers are awaiting the Explosive Ordnance Disposal teams’ attendance.

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Bretby Lane, Bretby, Derbyshire, has been closed after a grenade was found at a house. Image: Google.

Drivers will be directed to alternative routes and the public are asked to stay away.”