FORT MEADE, Md. (WJZ)–Utility workers make an alarming discovery in a Fort Meade neighborhood: an unexploded ordnance in the ground.
The World War II era mortar training round was found in the Potomac Place housing area at Fort Meade.READ MORE: Baltimore County Police Investigating Fatal Shooting At Rosedale Royal Farms
Several blocks were evacuated as a precaution while mortar was removed.READ MORE: Police Identify Victims Killed In Fatal Crash In Anne Arundel County
Fort Meade says utility crews at the base are trained to know what to do it they find these devices.MORE NEWS: USPS Mail Delays Continue Across Baltimore Area; Rep. Dutch Ruppersberger Says He Working Closely With Local Postmaster To Find Solution
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