Mortar bomb found in bushes near Kajang community hall

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KUALA LUMPUR: A mortar bomb was discovered in the bushes near the community hall in Jalan Reko, Kajang near here today.

Kajang police chief ACP Othman Nanyan said police received a call from a member of the public on the find at 8.34am.

According to Othman, eight officers and personnel from the Selangor police headquarters Bomb Disposal Unit rushed to the location.

“The bomb has been identified as a UXO 60mm Illuminating mortar bomb,” he said in a statement here today.

He said the bomb was later disposed of at a quarry in Semenyih at 11.39am.