MANILA, Philippines – A teenage boy was injured when an alleged improvised explosive device (IED) exploded in Zamboanga Sibugay on Wednesday evening.
The explosion occurred in front of a garments shop near the commercial complex of Barangay Poblacion in Imelda town at around 7:40 p.m., according to Armed Forces' Western Mindanao Command spokesperson Lt. Col. Randy Cabangbang.
A 14-year-old boy sustained minor injuries in the explosion.
Authorities have yet to determine the motive behind the blast. – report from RJ Rosalado, ABS-CBN News Zamboanga