Suspected Grenade Cleared From Mail Centre
Location: International mail centre Auckland
District: Counties Manukau
Update to suspicious
package at Auckland International Mail centre
suspicious item thought to be a grenade has been taken away
by defence force disposal staff for further
Staff from the centre have returned to work
and the road is now open.
© Scoop Media
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