Grenade found inside abandoned home in Mission
Authorities continue to investigate after a grenade was found inside an abandoned home Friday afternoon.
Shortly after 12 p.m., a code enforcement employee found the grenade inside a box while conducting an inspection on a home on the 900 block of Adams Street.
The employee removed the device and took it to the Mission Police Department.
The McAllen Bomb Squad and ATF were called to the scene and determined the grenade was inert.
Mission police recommends that if you find an item like a grenade, that it would be best to leave the item as is and contact local authorities.