By CBSMiami.com Team

FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) – Pembroke Pines police swarmed a home Friday morning following a potentially dangerous discovery.

Investigators said they received a call about something resembling a grenade inside the residence at NW 202nd Avenue and 5th Street.

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Pembroke Pines police said a Broward Sheriff’s Bomb Squad unit was called in to assist in the safe removal of the potential explosives.

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In an abundance of caution, the homes immediately surrounding the residence were temporarily evacuated.

Just after 12:30 p.m., Pembroke Pines police said the grenades, which were found in the garage, were legally owned by the previous homeowner who had died.

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They were safely removed and the house was cleared.

CBSMiami.com Team