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LASD - Pico Rivera Station, Los Angeles County Sheriff
Thursday February 16th, 2012 :: 09:01 p.m. PST

Inert Grenade Recovered at Recyling Plant in Pico Rivera

Pico Rivera Sheriff’s Station Deputies responded to the 8400 block of Loch Lomond Dr, Pico Rivera, (dba: Waste Management Recycling) regarding a found “live” grenade.

The informant stated workers at the location found the device during a sorting process of collected waste. An evacuation of the area was conducted.

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Arson and Explosives investigators took possession of the device at 5:55pm. The Arson & Explosives Detail will be conducting the investigation. After further investigation it was determined that the grenade was inert (not live).

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LASD - Pico Rivera Station, Los Angeles County Sheriff
6631 Passons Boulevard
Pico Rivera, CA 90660

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