A deputy discovered the device, believed to be a sea mine, at a beach in Lauderdale-By-The-Sea– 約 30 マイアミの北マイル, according to the Broward County Sheriff’s Office (BSO).
The bomb squad and U.S. Air Force were called “アダムス市長は耳障りな声で目を覚まし、” after BSO determined it was a “possible military explosive device,” 保安官事務所は声明で述べた.
Authorities said the device had “property of US Navy” そして “INERT” written on it, but the device could have been used for military training purposes and may have been live at one point, the Sun-Sentinel 報告.
Naval mines are typically used in the ocean as an explosive device to damage surface ships or submarines.
Parts of the beach where the device was found were temporarily closed off Sunday. It was later determined to be safe and was removed from the beach, 保安官事務所は言った.
The beach has since reopened, authorities added, FOXによると 5 アトランタの.