MSU professor wounded, assailants killed in ambush attempt
COTABATO CITY – A school member of the Mindanao State College (MSU) escaped loss of life after a botched ambush attempt however his two attackers acquired killed within the encounter in Datu Odin Sinsuat (DOS) city, police mentioned Wednesday (Sept. 22).
Lt. Col. Rommel de la Vega, DOS police chief, mentioned the wounded sufferer, recognized as MSU-Maguindanao professor Daud Kadon, sustained a gunshot wound on the left aspect of his stomach after partaking in a short shootout along with his assailants alongside the freeway in Barangay Kurintem at 5 p.m. Tuesday (Sept. 21).
“The sufferer was hit however was ready to attract his firearm and fired again on the suspects, additionally hitting them within the course of,” de la Vega mentioned in an announcement.
By means of their recovered identification playing cards, the slain suspects had been recognized as Montanao Silungan Usman and Abdul Ambel Mama of the cities of Talitay and DOS, respectively.
Preliminary investigation confirmed that Kadon was driving his Toyota Fortuner on his method residence when tailed and fired upon at shut vary by the suspects who had been on board a bike.
Police introduced Kadon and his assailants to the hospital however the attackers had been declared lifeless on arrival.
De la Vega mentioned investigation on the incident is ongoing.
“We now have but to find out the motive behind the assault however the sufferer continues to be present process medicine on the hospital,” he mentioned. (PNA)