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Blast rocks maximum security compound inside Bilibid

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Blast rocks maximum security compound inside Bilibid

By: - Reporter / @T2TupasINQ
/ 12:26 PM November 16, 2012

MANILA, Philippines— An explosion occurred inside the New Bilibid Prison’s Maximum Security Compound Friday morning, Justice Undersecretary Francisco Baraan said.

The explosion occurred at 5:15 a.m., Baraan said while the inmates were starting with their morning exercise.

Baraan said initial information they received showed that it was a grenade that exploded inside Building 11 of the NBP.

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“CCTV footage showed that it was an inmate who threw the explosive device,” Baraan said.

He said the victims have brought to the NBP hospital for treatment.

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