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Suspected Grenade Found in Checked Bag at Bradley Airport

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Connecticut Airport Authority

A Transportation Security Administration (TSA) spokesperson said officers found a suspected grenade in someone's checked baggage at Bradley Airport on Tuesday.

The grenade was found in a passenger's bag during the screening process at about 1:30 p.m. Bradley officials said no airport operations were affected.

Connecticut State Police and Transportation Security Specialists-Explosives responded.

The spokesperson said officials confirmed the grenade was inert. Authorities took possession of it and the passenger was eventually allowed to continue on.

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