Masbate blast near barangay chief's house kills two
MANILA, Philippines - An explosion in a nipa hut in Balud, Masbate killed two and wounded two others on Thursday, June 5 according to Bicol police.
The nipa hut was adjacent to the home of Barangay Chairwoman Lina Recto in Barangay Pajo, said the province's spokesperson, Supt Renato Bataller.
The casualties were identified as Jelly Sese and Lolito Tabique, while Rechil Sese and a certain Delia were injured from the incident.
Police continue to investigate the blast, although initial reports say it was triggered by an explosive at about 5pm. - Rappler.com