3 killed in Siocon gun attack Print
Sunday, 05 November 2017 17:04

Three persons were killed in a gun attack at barangay Bulacan in Siocon Zamboanga del Norte last Friday.

A Police Regional Office-9 (PRO-9)  report identified the fatalities as Julman Alaban Asim, 33; Marvin Tumangkis Ganua, 21, and a still unidentified companion.

The three are all residents of Sitio Canatuan, barangay Tabayo, Siocon, Zamboanga del Norte.

A police report showed that the three were onboard a motorcycle and were on their way home when they were ambushed by unidentified armed men.

The victims sustained multiple bullet wounds and died on the spot.

The gunmen left before police arrived.

investigators recovered several slugs and spent shells  and a cell phone at the crime scene.

Police are still investigating the incident to determine the motive.  (Dan Toribio)