Block Evacuates After Grenade Report

A South Philadelphia block was evacuated after reports of a grenade being found.

By David Chang
|  Monday, Aug 13, 2012  |  Updated 5:25 PM EDT
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Block Evacuates After Grenade Report

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After an inspecting the scene, police now say the report was unfounded.

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A South Philadelphia block was evacuated after reports of a grenade being found.

The report claimed the grenade was discovered in an alley on the 1800 block of Titan Street, according to investigators.

The entire block was evacuated and a bomb squad was called to the scene. After an inspection, police now say the report was unfounded and the scene has been cleared. 

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