Military ordnance unearthed by Hillcrest homeowner

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Military ordnance found on Hillcrest property.

SAN DIEGO – A homeowner was digging in the yard Sunday when an ordnance was discovered in the ground prompting military officials to go to the home.

The ordnance was unearthed around 3 p.m. by the homeowner who was doing yard work. He called officials who went to the home on Pennsylvania Avenue and Dove Street in Hillcrest.

Military officials were called to dispose of the explosive.