Bomb squad called to remove Civil War relics from house
Published on November 6th, 2012 | by Admin0
When Cleveland decided it was time to part with a Civil War-era cannonball and a mortar shell, he figured the safest and most effective way was to call police.
“The one’s they’re taking away came from around Petersburg,” said Cleveland. ”If you haven’t done anything to it, it’s dry powder – and it’s highly explosive. I’d rather have somebody handle it that knows what they’re doing.”
Story: Wayne Covil & Nick Dutton, WTVR | Photo: WTVR