Grenade found outside Rio Grande City home

The McAllen Police Department bomb squad has been called to Rio Grande City after homeowners found a grenade outside their house.

It all happened at a home on the 200 block of East Hidalgo Street on the city's northwest side around 5 p.m. Monday.

No injuries were reported but Rio Grande City police evacuated the home and called the McAllen Bomb Squad for help.

Investigators reported that the grenade was found in a storage room in the backyard of the home.