An explosion incident transpired at National Highway, Sitio Monte Vista, Poblacion Taytay, Palawan around 1:20 AM Wednesday, December 28.
According to Police Senior Inspector Ferdinand Bea of Taytay Municipal Police Station, a certain Gerald Ganje Perje, 34 y/o, reported to PNP the said incident. The informant said they were sound asleep when they heard the sudden large explosion.
Initial investigation led by SPO1 Marvin Edenden revealed that Improvised Explosive Devise was put outside the bakery by an unidentified suspect. The explosion resulted to undetermined amount of damaged to property.
Nobody was injured in the said incident.
In a post-blast investigation conducted by Palawan Provincial Police Office Explosive Ordnance Division, pieces of evidences recovered are similar to “improvised dynamite.” used by some illegal fishers in the province
Taytay MPS is conducting follow-up investigation while recovered evidences were turned-over to SOCO and Provincial Crime Laboratory for further examination.