One killed, 3 hurt in Bohol grenade explosion

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Monday, September 1, 2014


ONE man was killed while three others were wounded when a grenade was thrown at a cafeteria in the public market of Barangay Poblacion in the northern town of Trinidad, Bohol past 4 p.m.

PO1 Matan Auxtero of Trinidad Police Station identified the fatality as Nestor Bernales. The three other victims, who have yet to be identified, were brought to a hospital in Talibon town.

The suspect, Dino Fuentes, was arrested after the incident. Fuentes, believed to be under the influence of liquor, threw the grenade some 50 meters away to the cafeteria.

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Auxtero told Sun.Star Cebu they are still finding out what could have provoked Fuentes, who denied throwing the grenade.

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