Cannonball Found At GateNong Prue police were notified that there was an object that looked like a bomb was found in front of a gate at Mabprachan reservoir. The police then rushed to inspect the scene.
PATTAYA – April 17,2015 [Pattaya Daily News]; at 5.30 p.m., Pol.Lt. Watchira Sukkul (Deputy Inspector of Nong Prue police station) together with police and volunteer police rushed to inspect a gate at Mabprachan reservoir, Moo 3 Tambon Nong Prue, Amphur Banglamung, Chon Buri province, after they were notified that there was an object that looked like an explosive in front of the gate.
At the the police found an explosive which looked like a cannonball. It was 10 cm’s in diameter and approximately 30 cm’s in length. It was very old and rusty. The police then put some old tires around it and moved everybody to a safe distance before calling the army.
Later, Lieutenant Winai Duangthong (Deputy Chief of Area Control Unit of Amphur Banglamung, of the 14th Military Circle) and army officers turned up at the scene to inspect the bomb. They said that it wasn’t live but they still took it away to be destroyed.