State police say devices found in a garage near Chaplin Town Hall in northeast Connecticut turned out to be three inert grenades and there is no threat to the community.
The Salvation Army building at 333 Homestead Avenue was evacuated, and Homestead Avenue was shut down.
The mother of an 11-year-old boy has been arrested after police say her son brought a grenade to school for show-and-tell related to World War II lessons.
Morris Roberts, 42 of Bridgeport, was arrested Thursday and faced with a federal criminal complaint following a February 27 incident in which he delivered a modified hand grenade concealed in a coffee cup to Bridgeport Police.
Bridgeport Police are hoping the public can help them identify a man who delivered a grenade to the Bridgeport Police Internal Affairs Office last month.