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Evacuation after 'grenade' found in Aberdeen

A number of houses in Aberdeen were evacuated following the discovery of an explosive device.

The device - which BBC Scotland understands to be a grenade - was found in a garage in the Craigiebuckler Terrace area on Tuesday.

An army explosive ordnance disposal team was called in to investigate the find.

There were no further details about the incident available.

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