Sarasota police had to send in a robot to dispose of a World War II-era hand grenade found near a busy highway intersection, Friday afternoon, August 28.
According to the Herald Tribune
, the explosive device was at the intersection of Fruitvale Road and Pompano Road.
The police robot safely detonated the grenade at around 7 p.m., after police shutdown sections of Fruitvale Road.
Coincidently, this incident comes about a month after police found an old-timey WWII bomb at a St. Petersburg beach
You can watch the police bot in action below.