ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines (Mindanao Examiner / June 27, 2011) – A village guard was killed and his companion wounded in a gun attack on Monday in the southern Philippine port city of Zamboanga, police said.
Police two suspects had been arrested hours after the shooting that killed the guard in the village called Tetuan. It said the shooting was connected to a case filed in court against one of the gunman who is a member of the Coast Guard.
The victims were on a motorcycle when one of the two assailants who were also on a bike shot them in broad daylight and fled after the killing. The wounded victim told police the identity of the attacker and pursued the duo and arrested them one after the other. (Mindanao Examiner)