Gunmen shoot bus: 4 wounded PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 13 November 2013 10:41

Four persons were wounded when gunmen sprayed with bullets a passenger bus in Barangay Baga, Naga, Zamboanga Sibugay last Monday night.

A report reaching DZT disclosed that an air conditioned bus of the Rural Transit with plate number JVH 433 with body number 964 was carrying several passengers from Zamboanga City heading for Pagadian City when four gunmen positioned along the road opened fire on the bus in Barangay Baga, Naga,

Among the four wounded were the bus driver identified as Ramon Navalta and bus conductor Danilo Fuentes.

The other victims were passengers, who were rushed to the Fathfinder Hospital in Kabasalan, Zamboanga Sibugay.

The incident was reported to the police and hot pursuit operations were carried out by lawmen in the area.

Police were looking into extortion as the motive behind the attack. – Dan Toribio Jr.