UPDATE: Metro bomb squad responds to report of grenade found


HILLSDALE - Sept. 13 at 3:24 p.m., Portland Police officers assigned to Central Precinct responded to the report of a grenade found behind the Goodwill Store at Southwest Barbur Boulevard and Southwest 13th Avenue.

Officers arrived and found what looked to be an old grenade and immediately cleared the area and called for the Metropolitan Explosives Disposal Unit (MEDU) to respond.

MEDU determined that the grenade had been emptied of any explosives and was no longer a live grenade.