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2 men shot dead in Cotabato town

/ 02:45 PM October 29, 2020

PIKIT, COTABATO –– Two persons were killed in a shooting incident in Batulawan village here on Wednesday evening, Oct. 28.

Captain Mautin Pangandigan, Pikit police chief, identified the victims as Jomar Mustapha, 30, a resident of Fort Pikit village, and Ali Wahab, 20, a resident of Macabual village.

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Pangandigan said the initial investigation showed that Mustapha and Wahab were on board a motorbike when they were fired upon by unidentified gunmen at past 6 p.m.

Residents in the area rushed the two to nearby Cruzado Medical Clinic where they were pronounced dead.

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The victims suffered multiple gunshot wounds on their bodies.

Pangandigan said police investigators are still establishing the identities of the assailants and the motive of the shooting.

Edited by LZB

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