Novelty grenade sparks police response in NE Phila.
NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA - September 26, 2012 (WPVI) -- Police were called to a home in Northeast Philadelphia on Wednesday morning for what turned out to be a novelty grenade.
The incident happened just before 11:00 a.m. in the 700 block of Brighton Street.
That's when detectives from Montgomery County came to serve a warrant and saw what appeared to be a grenade.
It didn't take long before investigators determined the device was a fake.
No one was injured in this incident.
There was no word on why a warrant was being served.
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