Grenade found inside home of Health Officer PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 04 March 2017 12:06

Police are still investigating the reported recovery of a fragmentation grenade within the premises of the house owned by the Zamboanga Sibugay Provincial Health Officer.

A Police Regional Office-9 report said that the grenade was found inside the residence of Dr Ulysses de Jesus Chiong, 57 years old, Provincial Health Officer of Zamboanga Sibugay and resident of Diamond Street, Barangay Magdaup, Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay.

According to the report, Dr. Chiong was about to leave his house when he saw one fragmentation grenade near the front tire of his Honda Wave motorcycle.

The motorcycle was parked inside the gate.

The Ipil Municipal Police Station is conducting a follow-up investigation on the incident.  (Liza Jocson)