2 bomb scares hit city
BY CHRYSEE SAMILLANO & SHIELA GELERA
The bomb threat at the Central Negros Electric Cooperative in Bacolod City, at about 8:30 a.m. yesterday halted operations for more than three hours, while another bomb scare hit the Bacolod City Government Center about an hour and half later.
A call from an unidentified female, saying that a bomb at CENECO would explode at exactly 9 a.m., was received by personnel at the cash division of the office, Cheryl Tortal, head of the cooperative promotions section of CENECO, said.
The woman, who spoke in Ilonggo told the CENECO personnel that she overheard the information at her office and called to warn them, Tortal said.