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Bomb squad removes grenade found at Natomas shopping center

The Sacramento police bomb squad has disposed of an antique grenade that was found at a Natomas shopping center.

Officers were called to San Juan and Truxel roads about 7 a.m. Friday where a landscape crew had found the grenade outside the shopping center near Natomas High School.

The area was rendered safe after bomb squad members placed the grenade in a secure container and transported it from the area. No suspect has been identified.

Call The Bee’s Bill Lindelof, (916) 321-1079.