Unexploded shell in Brighton removed by bomb squad Brighton News

RESIDENTS have been ordered to ‘stay indoors’ after police were called to the scene of a suspected unexploded mortar shell.

The explosive ordnance disposal team removed the shell from the scene, to allow a controlled detonation to take place safely elsewhere.

A police spokesman said there was “no risk to the public”.

He also said the shell was believed to have been “innocently purchased by a member of the public”.

Brighton and Hove Police thanked the public ‘for their patience during the road closures’.

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This notice was published: 2022-04-04 20:43:12

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