Grenade Found in Donation Box in Camden

By David Chang
|  Tuesday, Jul 2, 2013  |  Updated 6:17 PM EDT
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Grenade Found in Donation Box in Camden

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A grenade was found inside a building in Camden, according to police.

Police say the grenade was found inside one of the donation boxes at the Camden Rescue Mission on 1634 South Broadway.

The bomb squad was called to the scene and the area was blocked off. The rescue mission was also temporarily evacuated. Police say the bomb squad safely removed the grenade and will determine whether or not it is a functioning explosive device before disposing of it.

No one was injured during the incident and police continue to investigate. No arrests have been made. 

The Camden County Rescue Mission is a group that provides food, clothing and furniture for those in need, including the homeless and victims of fires.

Stay with NBC10.com for more details on this developing story.

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