Bulacan board member hurt in ambush
A YOUNG Bulacan board member is in critical condition following an ambush incident Friday afternoon along a highway in Plaridel, Bulacan, police reports said.
Initial reports reaching Camp Crame identified the ambush victim as Mark Cholo Violago, 29 of Brgy. San Roque, San Rafael, Bulacan.
The reports said the ambush incident occured at around 12:30pm along Bypass Rd., Plaridel, Bulacan.
The victim was on board a Hyundai Starex van with his escorts and heading for Manila when their vehicle was over taken by the suspects on board a Ford Escape SUV, reports said.
The reports said after overtaking, the suspects open fire at the victim’s van hitting if four times in the front with the suspects quickly escaping.
Violago was taken at Our Lady of Mercy Hospital in Pulilan, but was transfered to St. Lukes Medical Center, the reports said.
Police are now investigating the said incident.