Originally Posted by shona67
Get a cup of uncooked rice and put them in a sandwich bag. Place your BlackBerry in the sandwich bag and leave it for a week.
Probably too late for that as he already turned it on before it dried properly.
I concur with NJ that it is probably dead. Even if it could be revived, that is more than likely to be just the start of more problems. Cut your loses and get a new one.