World Financial Center Evacuated in Bomb Scare

VIDEO: Suspicious package that prompted the evacuation turned out to be a toy grenade.

Part of New York's 2 World Financial Center was briefly evacuated today after an inert novelty hand grenade was discovered in the mailroom, law enforcement officials said.

The World War Two-era grenade was mounted on a plaque, with a number hanging from a pin and an inscription that reads "Complaint Dept. Take a Number," officials said. It was found in the mail room after routine screening.

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