Saturday, April 22, 2017

Live Mortar Bomb Found Near Lake Whitney

A bomb squad secured an item Saturday afternoon in Whitney.

According to Whitney police, around 1:00 p.m., the department received information about a possible live mortar shell that had been discovered by a resident in the area.

The McLennan County Sheriff’s Office along with the regional bomb squad verified the item as ordnance and took it into custody, officials said.


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1 comment:

Shelby Sue Lab said...

81mm inert practice projectile.