The sledgehammer is a melee weapon that was removed during the developement of Grand Theft Auto IV.
The reason why this weapon was removed from the game is unknown. The model of the sledgehammer can be still found in the game's files.
Even though this weapon was removed from the final version, the sledgehammer can be still seen in the game; it is often seen in the hands of construction workers.
- Hammer, a similar weapon from Grand Theft Auto: Vice City, and another weapon that was removed from Grand Theft Auto IV.