Grenade removed from East Flatbush block

Authorities say an explosive discovered in East Flatbush was safely removed this morning.A small grenade was discovered at 114 E. 53rd St. and neighbors say

EAST FLATBUSH - Authorities say an explosive discovered in East Flatbush was safely removed this morning.

A small grenade was discovered at 114 E. 53rd St. and neighbors say the street was blocked off by firefighters and police, but the building was not evacuated.

Authorities say a bomb squad was sent in as a precaution.

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