LRT-1 bomb scare: 'Suspicious bag' inside train contained clothes


Posted at Jun 15 2017 10:23 AM

MANILA - A suspicious bag found inside a train at one of Light Rail Transit - 1's (LRT-1) stations forced authorities to temporarily close Balintawak and Roosevelt stations Thursday morning.

The suspicious bag was found at the Roosevelt Station at around 8:45 a.m. Normal LRT-1 operations only resumed at 9:20 a.m. after authorities finished a security inspection. 

Inspectors said they only found clothes inside the bag.