Pagadian rocked by explosion PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 28 August 2018 15:35

By Ely Dumaboc

One person was injured during an explosion at a house in Pagadian City last Sunday night.

A police report said that the explosion transpired at Purok Bakhaw, Barangay Kawit, Pagadian City at 9:15 p.m.

Initial investigation disclosed that the explosion occurred at the house of a certain Merna Tanoy, 39 years old.

Personnel from the Explosives and Ordnance Team conducted post blast investigation to determine the type of explosive used.  There were no results yet as of presstime.

Further investigation revealed that the explosive was placed under one of the posts of Tanoy’s residence.

Tanoy sustained a minor injury in her left hand as a result of the blast.  No other casualties were reported.

Police are still investigating the motive behind the incident.  (Ely Dumaboc)