BROWARD (CBSMiami) – An unusual discovery in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea early Sunday morning.
According to the Broward Sheriff’s Office, a deputy on patrol saw a military explosive device that had apparently washed up onshore.READ MORE: Stimulus Check Latest: Is A Fourth Relief Payment Coming?
Deputies secured the area around the item, calling in the BSO bomb squad as well as the US Air Force.READ MORE: Leftover From Hurricane Dorian, 58 Strays From The Bahamas Make Their Way To South Florida
Crews were able to safely remove the mine from the beach.MORE NEWS: Fatal Tamarac Shooting Under Investigation
Officials are now investigating.