Not surprisingly, the authorities do not recommend you pick up explosives that are laying around. They would rather you just call it in.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas -- It's not everyday that you find a stick of dynamite lying around in San Antonio and it's not everyday that you pick it up to inspect it -- but a local man did just that.
Police said that at about noon a passerby spotted a stick of dynamite on the city's northeast side.
They said he then took it to the fire station in the 2500 block of Nacogdoches Street to diffuse and dispose of it
Monday, July 23, 2007
"Local Man Finds Stick Of Dynamite"
If you found a stick of dynamite on the ground, would you pick it up? This guy did (from KSAT-TV):