Grenade injuries curious man, 6 others
- Published: 4 Sep 2013 at 21.28
- Online news:
PATTANI — Seven people were badly injured in a bomb blast after one of them came across an M79 grenade and showed it to his friends in Thung Yang Dang district late on Wednesday afternoon.
Usman Charlee, 22, picked up an object that was a functional M79 grenade from a forest behind a joint military Mobile Development Unit 44 of the Armed Forces in tambon Nam Dam when he went fishing in a nearby pond.
Witnesses said Mr Usman brought the device back to his village and showed it to a group of males aged between 18 and 30 who were drinking tea in a shelter, about 15 metres from a tea shop.
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