The lobby of the Brookline police station was temporarily closed Monday afternoon after a resident arrived to drop off a hand grenade they found in their home, according to police.
Members of the Boston Police Department’s bomb squad were called to the scene, police said.
Lobby closed after resident brings in hand Grenade they found in their home. Boston Bomb unit on the way pic.twitter.com/drwd089Os5— Brookline PD (@BrooklineMAPD) January 4, 2016
The lobby was reopened roughly 20 minutes later after members of the bomb squad removed the grenade.