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Unexploded device found on building site

An old artillery training round was discovered in Watton and had to be detonated. Picture: @BrecklandPolice

An old artillery training round was discovered in Watton and had to be detonated. Picture: @BrecklandPolice

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An unexploded device had to be detonated by the British Army after it was discovered on a building site.

Believed to be an old artillery training round, the device was found at the site on Watton Green, Watton.

Breckland police were alerted by builders and the Royal Logistic Corps were then called in to help.

It was safely detonated on farmland.

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