Bomb found by workers

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A controlled explosion was carried out on a mortal shell which was found by workers at Ryedale Skip Hire, Pickering, on Monday, April 28. A police spokesman said: “On arrival the officers found a mortar shell which was around 5in long. The area was cordoned off while bomb disposal officers from the military attended the incident. The device was safely disposed of at the scene, with a controlled detonation.”




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