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Suspicious device turns out to be fake grenade

Published On: Mar 21 2014 02:54:10 PM CDT   Updated On: Mar 21 2014 06:38:46 PM CDT

MGN Online


CHP closed Dillon Road at Avenue 44 on Friday afternoon after a suspicious device was found in the area.

A Riverside County hazardous device team was called in to investigate. The device turned out to be a fake grenade, according to officials.

It  was found by county road crews when they were cleaning around the area. 

Dillon Road was reopened around 4 p.m.