A BOMB disposal squad was called to Wirksworth after a grenade was found.
Police were alerted by a man in Warmbrook, at 4pm on Monday June 6, who discovered the grenade in the loft of a garage.
The man was clearing out property at the home of a family member who had recently died when he discovered the small explosive device.
Police dispatched a bomb disposal team which cordoned off a 150 metre area around the garage.
The squad confirmed the grenade was not live and took it away for disposal.