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Kids uncover vintage bomb in Tondo

/ 09:32 AM July 01, 2019

MANILA, Philippines – A vintage bomb was discovered by a group of children in a waterway in Balut, Tondo, Manila.

The Manila Police District (MPD) said the children were collecting recyclables when they spotted the explosive Sunday afternoon.

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The children later found out that the item was a vintage bomb when they tried to sell it to a junkshop owner, police said.

The explosive was brought to the covered court in the area, which was cordoned off by personnel of the MPD’s Raxabago station. /gsg

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