“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 ATF says that due to a long history of military testing in Maryland, particularly around the Aberdeen Proving Ground area, unexploded military ordnance’s occasionally find their way to the surface in areas around the Chesapeake Bay.
Maryland State Fire Marshal Brian S. Geraci asks the public to remember the “three R’s when stumbling across a suspected military ordnance:
Recognize that any suspicious object found should not be touched
Retreat or carefully leave the area.
Report what you found to the authorities immediately by calling 9-1-1.
Contea Harford, territorio dell’Aberdeen Proving Ground. Una coppia mentre scava in giardino con l’intenzione di piantare fiori, trova una granata inesplosa, risalente alla seconda guerra mondiale.
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