WATCH: Explosive device dropped off at Mountainburg Police Station detonated

River Valley News

UPDATE: The Fort Smith Bomb Squad is taking two live grenades and one flashbang to a secure location to detonate them.

MOUNTAINBURG, Ark. (KNWA) — A bomb squad is on scene at the Mountainburg Police Department after authorities say a concerned resident brought in “what looks like a grenade.”

The device was found in the belongings of a veteran who had died, according to Police Chief Vincent Clamser.

The Fort Smith Bomb Squad is on the scene checking to see if the device is ‘live,” according to Clamser.

Stay with KNWA for updates into this developing story.

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