'Jackass' star Johnny Knoxville detained at LAX over inert grenade
"Jackass" star Johnny Knoxville was cited at Los Angeles International Airport this morning for allegedly trying to bring an inert grenade into a plane.
Knoxville allegedly had the grenade in a carry-on bag. It was noticed by a screener as the actor was about the board an American Airlines flight, officials told The Times.
LAX authorities detained Knoxville and issued him a citation for attempting to bring a "prohibited item" on a plane.
The grenade had no fuse or powder. The incident is being investigated by the Los Angeles Police Department.
Photo: Johnny Knoxville, left: Credit: Associated Press