Columbia Firefighters and Columbia Police Officers at the McDuffie Street location, where an apparent grenade was found in a back yard. (image credit: Leroy Green)
Columbia, SC (WLTX) -- Columbia Police and Fire are currently at a home on McDuffie Street in Columbia, where someone reported finding a hand grenade in a back yard.
Emergency crews are currently on location, assessing the risk.
According to Columbia P.D. spokesperson James Crawford, a Columbia Police explosive ordinance disposal specialist is now on the scene.
News 19 photographers are as close as officials will allow, and will pass along additional information as it becomes available.