| gedex-nrbqThe owner of the property informed the Civil Guard of the finding | The explosive material was neutralized in a safe area by the Group of Specialists in Explosives Deactivation and Nuclear, Radiological, Biological and Chemical Defense (GEDEX-NRBQ) of the Benemérita Given the discovery of objects suspected of being explosive devices, the GEDEX-NRBQ de la Benemérita recommends: DO NOT TOUCH, DO NOT MOVE, SIGNAL AND WARN Murcia, September 11, 2020.
The Civil Guard of the Region of Murcia has neutralized various explosive materials and components found in the warehouse of a farm in Jumilla. The action took place when the owner of a farm in the municipality of Jumilla alerted the Civil Guard that he had found several types of explosive material in one of the warehouses on the farm. In this case, members of the Benemérita Nature Protection Service verified the finding and requested the support of specialists from the Civil Guard of the GEDEX-NRBQ (Specialist Group in Deactivation of Explosive Devices and Nuclear, Radiological, Biological and Chemical Defense) . The GEDEX-NRBQ civil guards went to the place of the discovery and verified that it was a question of various explosive materials and components that, together, make up very dangerous explosive devices that should not be manipulated in any case.
In addition, the products were in poor condition. Due to the danger involved in handling it during a transfer, the Civil Guard deactivated and neutralized the artifacts found in a place that had all the necessary security measures. Citizen collaboration In these situations, the collaboration of citizens is key to locate the artifacts and thus avoid their manipulation and subsequent accident, so that they can finally be guarded, deactivated and destroyed with the mandatory security measures. Safety recommendations In the case of being faced with an abandoned object that may be suspected of being an explosive, incendiary or pyrotechnic device, the Civil Guard recommends that citizens follow the following indications: Treat any object with the appearance of an explosive device that is foreign to the environment in which it is found as real. Do not touch or move the object. Avoid overconfidence, given the appearance of the found material (rusty, rusty, etc.). Immediately call the emergency number: 062, which the Civil Guard has available 24 hours a day, so that they can be safely neutralized and destroyed by specialists in the field. If possible, stay in the vicinity of the place until the arrival of the Security Forces and Bodies.
Otherwise, mark the area or provide the coordinates through a GPS location program or application, very common today in some mobile phones. That is, DO NOT TOUCH, DO NOT MOVE, SIGNAL and WARNING to 062 Any type of manipulation could have fatal consequences.
Source: Ministerio del Interior