Mindanao Times

‘Bomb scare’ results in bananas


RESIDENTS alerted the police about a box left in front of a bakeshop on the DavaoBukid­non road in Poblacion, Calinan District yesterday.

However, when law enforcers checked the box, they found out it was full of ripe bananas.

Major Jack Tilcag, commander of the Calinan Police Station, told TIMES that his station and the Task Force

Davao were alerted about the unattended box as residents were suspecting that it was a bomb.

The TFD also sent its Explosive Ordnance Division, and when its bombsniffi­ng dog sat near the box, the law enforcers suspected it contained some explosive materials. The Davao City Police Office also sent two of

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