Robbers strike in Murok Print
Friday, 02 March 2018 12:00

By Remus Ong

Two persons were hurt after they tried to evade motorcycle riding robbers at Sitio Murok, Pasonanca last Wednesday.

The armed men however succeeded in robbing the victims of their valuables consisting of a laptop, a cellphone and cash.

A Police Regional Office-9 report identified the victims as Jannielle Palahuddin Tubo, 20. years old, male and Reeza Uding Kadil, 22 years old, female.

Investigation disclosed that the victims were riding their motorcycle in Muruk at around 6:30pm when armed men blocked their way.

Jannielle, the driver, tried to avoid the men but failed.  The motorcycle fell to its side, throwing the victims to the ground.

The suspect pointed a gun towards the couple and took their backpacks containing their valuables.

Zamboanga city Police Station 7 is conducting a follow up operation for the suspects’ arrest.  (Remus Ong)