TSA removes 2 grenades from bag at Pittsburgh International Airport

PITTSBURGH — TSA officers stopped two grenades from getting on a plane at Pittsburgh International Airport.

A TSA spokesperson said the two inert grenades were removed from a checked bag on Tuesday morning.

The traveler told officials that his friend said he could take them on a plane, but the TSA spokesperson says grenades — live or inert — cannot fly.

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