“If you ever come across anything suspicious like this item, please do not pick it up, contact your local law enforcement agency for assistance”
The Wellfleet Police Department responded and the Massachusetts State Police Bomb Squad was contacted and requested to respond. Upon arrival of the State Police Bomb Squad it was determined that the ordance dated back to World War I and extremely unstable. Subsequently, United States Navy explosive technicians were helicoptered into town to provide immediate assistance with the situation.
Artificieri della Polizia e della Marina intervengono nella città di Wellfleet a causa del rinvenimento di munizioni inesplose risalenti alla prima guerra mondiale.
If you find anything that appears to be an explosive device, do not touch it, leave it where it is and call the police. We will contact the appropriate agencies to properly dispose of the item.