“If you ever come across anything suspicious like this item, please do not pick it up, contact your local law enforcement agency for assistance”
The Chattanooga Fire Department received an unexpected visit Thursday morning at Station 16 in Hixson when a man arrived at the fire hall just before 9 a.m. and informed the crew that he had an old WWII Japanese hand grenade in his truck. He said needed help getting rid of the explosive device.
Contea Hamilton, Città Chattanooga. Un residente in possesso di una granata inesplosa risalente alla seconda guerra mondiale e di fabbricazione giapponese, carica in auto la bomba e la trasporta al Comando dei Vigili del Fuoco situato a Hixson.
If you find anything that appears to be an explosive device, do not touch it, leave it where it is and call the police. We will contact the appropriate agencies to properly dispose of the item.
Biography of a Bomb
– photo by CFD Captain Eric Gordon