Officers of the Policia Nacional and the Policia Local quickly arranged the evacuation of residents living in Calle Doctor Jose Naveiras in Santa Cruz de Tenerife this week when military devices, including a revolver and mortar ammunition, were discovered in a local house next to Parque Garcia Sanabria.
Specialists studied these military devices to determine if they still had charged ammunition. After a complex process to remove the ammunition discovered, this was transferred to a safe site, and the road was then opened for traffic and pedestrians again.
The police report that this emergency situation was initiated after a person called the emergency services, as she had been employed to clean this house, but this led to her discovering these old explosive devices.
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