Bombs found outside Yala college
Two bombs were found in front of Yala Technical College on Monday morning, police said.
- Published: 8/04/2013 at 12:27 PM
- Newspaper section: news
About 5.30am Yala police received a report of a suspicious package having been found outside the college.
A team of police and an explosive ordnance disposal unit were dispatched to the area and found two home-made bombs, weighing about two kilogrammes each, inside a metal box.
The EOD unit defusesdthe explosives. They had been set to go off at 7pm on Sunday but they did not work because of faulty circuitry, police said.
Police said a municipal cleaner found the metal box while sweeping the street outside Yala Technical College.
The woman called police after noticing suspicious objects in the box and wires going to a mobile phone.
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