Farmer dies, wife hurt in Dumalinao ambush-A A +A
By Bong Garcia
Friday, December 27, 2013
A FARMER was killed while his wife was wounded in an ambush in a remote village of Zamboanga del Sur, the police reported Friday.
The incident happened around 8:30 p.m. Thursday at Purok Kalikasa in the village of Metokong in Dumalinao town.
Roland Larasan, 38, a farmer, died on the spot while his wife, Rosalie, was wounded and hospitalized.
Police investigation showed that the victims were riding on a motorcycle on the way to the village of Upper Rebokon when unidentified gunmen waylaid them at a secluded place in Metokong village.
Further investigation is underway in a bid to establish the motive and identity of the gunmen, the police said.