CERES, Calif. (KTXL) — Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) technicians with the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Office said they are currently investigating a suspicious device in the 4500 block of East Redwood Road in unincorporated Ceres.

According to the sheriff’s office, technicians determined that the device was an improvised hand grenade.

The grenade was found by a farmer in the area, according to the sheriff’s office, but it has now been rendered safe by the bomb team.