hand grenade


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Sri Lanka Army (SLA) said on Sunday, that troops on their search and clear operations in the general areas of Anandapuliyankulam, Navathkulam, Vavunikulam, Iranamadu, and Akkarayanakulam recovered fifteen anti personnel mines, four Jonny mines, two 81 mm mortar bombs, one NVD binocular, one compass, six hand grenades, one baba mortar, one 130 mm artillery shell, eleven Rocket Propeller Grenades (RPG), one part of RPG bomb, one stethoscope, one BP operator and some computer accessories on Saturday (21).
A spokesman for South Wales Police said: "Security guards reported that they have found a hand grenade on site.
He said: We were in the middle of a round when we were told someone had found a hand grenade and we all had to leave.
Unknown gunmen threw a hand grenade on a police vehicle patrol in al-Kourniesh street, central Mosul, killing a civilian and wounding a policeman and another civilian," the source told Aswat al-Iraq news agency.
The hand grenade, thought to have been thrown from a passing motor cycle or car, caused no damage and was taken away for forensic tests.
Alison Walton, a worker at neighbouring Sainsbury's said: "A policeman came in and told us they were evacuating the area as there had been a hand grenade found.
It is thought that the homeowner had kept the hand grenade on his mantelpiece next to a number of ornaments.
Army bomb disposal experts had to deactivate a hand grenade after a woman wrapped the device in bubble wrap and took it to work.
LANCASTER - Sheriff's officials said a suspicious package that caused a fire station and homes to be evacuated and a hand grenade that halted traffic on Elizabeth Lake Road were both harmless.
A Cleveland police spokeswoman said: "The officer said they had been handed what they thought was a live hand grenade by a member of the public.
A MAN killed his 13-month-old son and himself with a hand grenade after losing a custody battle with the child's mother.