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Armed men torch tractors in Isabela

/ 01:39 PM November 10, 2018
The burned tractors in Babaran, Echague, Isabela. Courtesy of PNP Echague

The burned tractors in Babaran, Echague, Isabela. Courtesy of PNP Echague

ECHAGUE, Isabela – Four heavily armed men burned two tractors and a trailer owned by a bioethanol company in Barangay (village) Babaran at 6:30 p.m. on Friday (Nov. 9), police said.

Senior Inspector Frances Littaua, Isabela police spokesperson, said the four men harassed tractor operator Jomar Aznan, 36, who fled before the equipment were torched.

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The fire totally destroyed one of the tractors, and partially damaged the other heavy equipment. The police are investigating the attack.

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