OCALA, FLORIDA (Fox 32 News) - A Taco Bell in Florida had to be evacuated on Saturday because a man brought a grenade to the restaurant.
Ocala Police said that the man fished out the grenade while using a magnet.
He opted not to call 911 right away. Instead, he drove more than 15 miles to a Taco Bell before calling the police.
Officers evacuated the store and and the bomb squad removed the grenade. No one was hurt.
Taco Bell on E. Silver Springs Blvd. has been evacuated. A man found a hand grenade while magnet fishing in Ocklawaha, put it in his trunk, and drove to Taco Bell prior to calling 911. MCSO bomb squad is currently on scene to ensure everyone’s safety. pic.twitter.com/sgGmXDkAXB— Ocala Police Dept (@ocalapd) January 26, 2019