Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office deputies reported the discovery Saturday afternoon of a military practice grenade deemed dangerous in La Pine.
A person on litter patrol along Burgess Road near Ponderosa Way discovered the grenade and called it in at 2:47 p.m., according to the Sheriff’s Office.
The grenade had been there for some time but had been re-activated, a sheriff’s sergeant reported Sunday.
No evidence surfaced of intent to harm anyone or damage property, according to the Sheriff’s Office.
The Oregon State Police bomb squad collected the grenade.
— Bulletin staff report