Grenade blast in Bacolod injures three

Posted at 01/01/2013 10:00 AM | Updated as of 01/01/2013 10:00 AM

BACOLOD - Three men were injured from a grenade blast in Purok Bayanihan, Barangay Banago in Bacolod City.

The three were rushed to the hospital at around 4 a.m. on Tuesday, after sustaining wounds on different parts of their bodies.

According to the initial investigation, a certain JR Buno was found to have thrown the grenade to where the three injured were standing while celebrating New Year's eve.

Meanwhile, a 16-year-old was hit by a stray bullet while she was watching fireworks at the Bacolod Government Center.

The victim, identified as Jesril Mae Samones, was struck by a bullet at her stomach. -- Report from Yasmin Dormido, DZMM Correspondent