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Elgin garden grenade detonated on Lossiemouth beach

Grenade Image copyright Police Scotland

A World War Two hand grenade found in a Moray garden has been destroyed in a controlled explosion on a beach.

The grenade was discovered in the Seafield Crescent area of Elgin on Sunday.

Police Scotland said a bomb disposal team from Edinburgh took it to Lossiemouth east beach.

It was detonated on Monday morning.

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