Military munition removed from Spring Hill neighborhood

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 27, 2018, 11:06 AM EST

An object that appeared to be a military munition from the Civil War era prompted a bomb squad response Monday night.

It happened on Oakridge Drive in Spring Hill.

According to the Sheriff's Office, a resident was digging and found the object.

The Hernando County Sheriff's Office, Citrus County Bomb Squad and an official from MacDill Air Force Base responded.

The object was safely removed.

No homes were evacuated.