Australian school evacuated as girl brings grenade

An 11-year-old girl brought a hand grenade to her class in an Australian school for a `show and tell` activity on Wednesday, prompting evacuation of over 500 students and teachers.

Melbourne: An 11-year-old girl brought a hand grenade to her class in an Australian school for a `show and tell` activity on Wednesday, prompting evacuation of over 500 students and teachers.

Police were called to after a teacher discovered the girl had brought a "pineapple" hand grenade, a model of weapon used in the World War-II and the Vietnam War.

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