1 killed, 3 wounded in Basilan gun attack Print
Friday, 07 September 2018 14:27

A 52-year-old man was killed while three others were wounded during a gun attack in Sitio Camalig, Barangay Bohe Pahu, Unkayapukan, Basilan last Tuesday night.

Police identified the fatality as  Asraf Kumbisan alias Kabig, who died on the spot .

The wounded persons were identified as  Nilhisah Abih, 52, Muamar Ahlam alias  ‘Madzki Habagat’, 20, married, jobless, all resident of Sitio Camalig, Baragay Bohe Pahu and Hulmin Lawhil, 34, married, jobless and a resident of Baragay Ulitan.

The suspect was identified as Mujahab Elong.

Initial investigation disclosed that Kumbisan, Ahlam and Lawhil were sitting in front of Abih’s store when Elong arrived on board a motorcycle and fired at the group with an M16 rifle.

The gunman sped away after the incident while the victims were rushed to the hospital.

Ahlam and Lawhil were transferred to Zamboanga City for further treatment.  (Dan Toribio)