10 months Madrigal tells CA: Witness saw a woman carry a backpack inside Jolo Cathedral MB
By Mario Casayuran The bomb that exploded and killed 20 persons and injured scores of others at a Catholic Cathedral in Jolo, Sulu was carried by a woman during the second mass. During a confirmation hearing by the Commission on Appointments (CA) on his fitness to become a four-star General, Benjamin R. Madrigal Jr. told CA members that a woman wounded in the attack saw another woman come to the Cathedral with a backpack. File photo of AFP Chief of staff and former Eastern Mindanao Command chief Lt. Gen Benjamin Madrigal. (Keith Bacongco / FILE / MANILA BULLETIN) The backpack ... more