Live grenade found inside box at Salisbury business

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CABARRUS COUNTY, N.C. —

Cabarrus County bomb squad was called to a business in Salisbury after a grenade was found.
 
People were going through boxes at Beggars Bazaar on North Lee Street.
 
In one of the boxes, a grenade was found, according to officials.

Officials said the grenade was live.  It was taken away by the Cabarrus County bomb squad.
 
Police evacuated neighboring businesses because of the threat.
 
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