Bus held up by 6 gunmen PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 04 April 2016 13:55


Six gunmen held up a bus and stripped its passengers ofcash and valuables in Barangay Canacan, Kabasalan, Zamboanga Sibugay at dawn Sunday.

A police report disclosed that the Rural Transit bus with body number 9560 was travelling from Kabasalan to Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay when six male passengers armed with handguns announced a holdup  around 2:30 a.m. in barangay Canacan.

The gunmen grabbed the passengers’ money and valuables as well the collection of the bus conductor, then ordered the driver to stop the bus as they jumped down from the vehicle and fled.

The incident was reported to the Kabasalan Municipal Police Station.

Acting on the report, policemen conducted hot pursuit operations for the possible arrest of the holduppers. –Dan Toribio