Bomb Found in PattayaA bomb has been found in the woods by a villager while he was walking. It’s believed to have been left their by the Cobra Gold team
PATTAYA – June 21,2015 [PattayaDailyNews]; Pol.Lt.Col.Pumipat Namputtha-inspector of Bang Lamng police station- was notified that a object which looked like bomb was found near a house; therefore, the police officers and the EOD team rushed to the scene.
At the scene the officers found lots of people so they had to move them back for their own safety. Upon inspecting the object they identified it as a cannon ball which was 10 cm in width, 40 cm in length and weighed 14 kilograms.
Mr Suan Chaiyangyuen said that he found the cannon ball in the woods behind the village but didn’t know what it was so he decided to notify the officers.
EOD team expected that the bomb was left by soldiers from the Cobra Gold team. The officers then took the bomb away so it could be destroyed at a later date.