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Tawi-Tawi town vice mayor killed in ambush

/ 07:57 PM July 11, 2018

ZAMBOANGA CITY— Vice Mayor Al Rashid Mohammad Alih Lipae of Sapa-sapa, Tawi-Tawi was killed on Wednesday in an ambush in this city.


The ambush took place at around 5 p.m. near La Merced Memorial Homes on Governor Alvarez Avenue in this city.

As of this writing, the Zamboanga City Police Office has not released more details of the incident.


Alih’s killing came days after Vice Mayor Alexander Lubigan of Trece Martires City in Cavite was gunned down on July 7.  /atm

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