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Professor survives ambush in Maguindanao, slays 2 attackers

/ 11:47 AM September 22, 2021

DATU ODIN SINSUAT, Maguindanao––Two suspected hired killers died after their target engaged them in a shootout Tuesday along the national highway in this town, police said.

Lt. Col. Rommel dela Vega, the town police chief, said Prof. Daud Kadon of Mindanao State University-Maguindanao was driving a Toyota Fortuner to Cotabato City when two armed men on a motorbike fired upon him around 5 p.m. Tuesday.

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Although injured, Kadon returned fire, hitting both suspects. One was killed on the spot, while the other died later in a local hospital.

Dela Vega identified the slain attackers as Montano Usman of Talitay town, Maguindanao, and Abdul Mama of Barangay Tamontaka, Datu Odin Sinsuat town.

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The police said relatives had claimed the remains of the slain suspects.

Dela Vega said they were still investigating the motive for the attack on Kadon.

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