Broward Sheriff's Office District 19 Office Temporarily Evacuated When Woman Brings in Grenade

The woman found the grenade after her husband died.

Friday, Mar 1, 2013  |  Updated 5:36 PM EDT
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Woman Brings Grenade to BSO Office

Aerial image of District 19 office while it was evacuated on Friday.

The Broward Sheriff's Office District 19 office was temporarily evacuated as a precaution after a woman on Friday brought in a grenade she found inside her home.

The woman found the grenade after her husband died.  Authorities don't know if the grenade is active, but authorities said a robot safely removed the hand grenade brought.

A total of 10 people were working inside the building.

She brought it to the BSO office located at 3201 W. Hallandale Beach Blvd.

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