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Bomb hoax strikes Pangasinan hospital

/ 02:35 PM January 04, 2019

DAGUPAN CITY — A hospital became the victim of a bomb hoax on Thursday night (Jan. 3).

At 10:50 p.m., Dr. Jesus Roderick Tuazon, director of the Medical City, was warned over his online messenger app that an explosive device had been planted in the facility.

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Explosives units from the Pangasinan and Dagupan police offices quickly conducted a search but found no evidence of a bomb. Investigators are tracking down the source of the threat.

Last year, bomb scares also victimized the Luzon University and the Pangasinan National High School. YOLANDA SOTELO

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