Listen to 911 call: Lakeland boy injured by grenade
On Thursday, though, 9-year-old Edward George Weise III came in contact with the grenade, which had been stored in a large flower pot on the top shelf of an entertainment center. At 5:25 p.m., the grenade exploded in the family's kitchen.
Now, Edward, a second-grader at Churchwell Elementary in Lakeland, lies in critical condition at Tampa General Hospital.
Audio report: Listen to the 911 report