Bomb squad responds to home in Bay Ridge with antique grenades inside

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BAY RIDGE -

There was a heavy police presence in Bay Ridge Sunday after calls were made about a suspicious device.

The incident happened at the intersection of 71st Street and Narrows Avenue around 7 p.m.

Police tell News 12 that somebody who used to live at that location forgot he had antique grenades.

The NYPD Bomb Squad responded and found them to be non-hazardous.

They safely removed them from the scene.

No injuries were reported.

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