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Grenade safely removed after surprise delivery

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The Hubbard County Law Enforcement Center was cordoned off Thursday afternoon when a well- meaning citizen brought a grenade in, wondering what she should do with it.

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It was in her purse.

"We suggested she take it right back outside," said Chief Deputy Frank Homer, describing the startled reaction from law enforcement staff.

The woman deposited the grenade outside the front door, where deputies quickly smothered it with sand bags.

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