Motorcycle tandem kills one in Bukidnon
MANILA, Philippines – One person is dead and three others were wounded when they were ambushed by motorcycle riding gunmen in a remote village in Bukidnon on Friday.
Reports reaching Camp Crame on Saturday said the ambush incident took place at around 10:30am along Sayre Highway, Brgy. Dologan, Maramag town of said province.
The lone ambush fatality was identified as Bobby Virtudazo, 44, while wounded were George Aleria, 33; Mira Aleria, 28 and Nelso Dagulpo, 18.
The reports said the victims onboard a Toyota Hi-Lux (KEF-773) when they were force to stop and rest along the highway for road repairs.
At that juncture, four suspects on board two motorcycles and began firing at the victims who were resting, the reports.
The reports said Virtudazo was killed on the spot and the three others were wounded and brought to a nearby hospital for medical treatment.
The suspects quickly fled after the attack and the said incident is now being investigated by the police.