2 fall for frustrated murder-A A +A
By Bong Garcia
Saturday, June 21, 2014
TWO people including a village official were arrested for frustrated murder in the province of Zamboanga del Sur, the police reported.
Police Regional Office-Zamboanga Peninsula (PRO-9) spokesman Senior Inspector Joseph Ortega identified the arrested suspects as Asmaudin Alang and Alex Canacan.
Canacan is a village councilman of Buton, San Pablo, Zamboanga del Sur.
Ortega said that Alang was arrested around 2:15 p.m. Thursday in the village of Poblacion, San Pablo while Canacan was caught an hour later on the same area.
Ortega said both of them were arrested on the strength of warrant of arrest for frustrated murder issued by the Court of Pagadian City.
They were detained at the San Pablo police headquarters while waiting for commitment order from the Court, Ortega said.