Bomb found inside Cavite mayor's van

Posted at 02/02/12 3:17 AM

CAVITE, Philippines - A bomb was found inside the vehicle of Cavite City Mayor Romeo Ramos on Wednesday afternoon, police said.

The device was discovered in the mayor's Starex van along Aguinaldo Highway around noon, according to police Supt. Hersan Mojica, Imus chief of police.

The police Explosive and Ordnance Division immediately responded to the threat and retrieved the device.

Nobody was injured.

The device has been taken to Cavite police provincial headquarters for further investigation.