500kg bomb detonated at sea after causing panic
04 April 2012, 10:48
Mombasa - Panic set in Mombasa on Tuesday afternoon, after a group of fishermen stumbled on a 500 kilogrammes bomb while on an excursion in the English Channel, Capital News reports.
The fishermen carried the explosive device from the sea to the shore near the historic Fort Jesus, not realizing that they had a lethal device on their hands.
Speaking to the press Mombasa urban police chief Kipkemoi Rop, said the explosive dates back to the 1940s and “It’s not a new bomb.
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