Case readied vs 4 in bus bombing PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 31 August 2012 14:41

The local police under Sr. Supt. James Mejia has forwarded to the City Prosecutor Office a case of multiple frustrated murder against four persons in connection with the August 16 bus bombing in Guiwan, this city.

Mejia said the identities of the suspects have been withheld pending further inevstigation.

Police said the suspects are still at large but follow-up operations are ongoing for their arrest.

Investigators have gathered some witnesses who executed sworn statements stating that the four suspects were seen acting suspiciouly aboard the bus before the bomb exploded few meters away from the Guiwan bus terminal,injuring nine persons.

Police had  earlier released a computer generated sketch of one of the suspects.

Investigators are still digging deeper into the case to determine the identity of the mastermind and the motive as well.

Mejia expressed optimistism that the suspects will be arrested. — Dan Toribio Jr.