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Mercer man finds World War II-era grenade while hunting mushrooms
Reported by: Associated Press
Thursday, April 24, 2014 8:40 AM EDT
A Mercer County man made an unexpected find while hunting for mushrooms.
Wood says the Mercer County Special Response Team disposed of the grenade by blowing it in place.
He says a lot of World War II soldiers brought grenades home as souvenirs. Most were duds or had the charges removed.
Information from: Bluefield Daily Telegraph, http://www.bdtonline.com