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Bomb squad called to Delacombe over homemade device

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Police were called to Delacombe yesterday afternoon after locating a homemade bomb.

Victoria Police sent their bomb squad from Melbourne, fter a Ballarat City Council worker found the homemade grenade near Winter Street.

A bomb disposal robot detonated the device shortly before 8:30pm. 

Police are now continuing their investigation to determine who made the homemade expolosive device.  

Anyone with information is urged to contact Ballarat Police Station.