Militiaman killed in gun attack

A MILITIAMAN was killed in a gun attack in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay, the police said Saturday.

Inspector Dahlan Samuddin, Police Regional Office (PRO) in Zamboanga Peninsula information officer, said the incident took place around 2:47 a.m. Friday in the village of Kaliantana, Naga, Zamboanga Sibugay.

Samuddin identified the victim as Samy Jaukal, who died on the spot after he was fatally shot by an unidentified gunman.

Samuddin said Jaukal was sitting at the porch of his residence prior to the incident.

Jaukal was suddenly shot by the lone suspect while he stood up and was about to enter the living room, Samuddin said.

Investigation continues to identify the suspect, he added. (Bong Garcia)
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