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BOMB SQUAD: Controlled explosion takes place in Cassiobury Park 

 Published on: 2nd October 2019   |   By: News Desk   |   Category: Uncategorized

A controlled explosion took place in Cassiobury Park today (October 2) by a bomb disposal team. 

Herts Police confirm a pre-planned controlled explosion in Watford took place which is believed to be old firearms and ammunition.

The EOD (Explosive Ordnance Disposal) set up a 200m as a precaution and there was no threat to the public. 

The operation lasted until around 1pm. 

A Herts Police spokeswoman added: “There will be a heavy emergency services presence in the area, but members of the public are advised that there is no risk to them, and the incident is not terror-related.”

Anyone with any concerns can contact police via telephone using the non-emergency number 101.

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