Friday, September 21, 2018
Close  
  • share this

Gunmen kill man and 7-month-old daughter in North Cotabato

/ 07:03 PM April 16, 2018

COTABATO CITY – Unidentified gunmen killed a 44-year old man and his seven-month-old daughter and injured three others as they opened fire on a house in Midsayap, North Cotabato on Sunday evening, the police reported Monday.

Supt. Gilbert Tuzon, chief of the Midsayap Municipal Police, said the incident took place in Barangay Malingao around 7 p.m. Sunday.

ADVERTISEMENT

He identified those killed as Musa Sadang and his seven-month old daughter Malaiha.

Injured were Jehan Buacan, 18; Melanie Buacan, 13; and Princess Kusa, 10 – all of them relatives of Sadang’s.

FEATURED STORIES

“The victims were having dinner inside the house when the gunmen arrived and opened fire,” Tuzon said.

The gunmen immediately fled as the police responded, he said.

Tuzon said the motive and identities of the gunmen were still being ascertained. /atm

Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.
View comments

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Midsayap shooting
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.
newsinfo

Death toll in Cebu landslide climbs to 20

September 21, 2018 08:24 AM

entertainment

Top 20 global concert tours

September 21, 2018 08:11 AM

newsinfo

Lightning strike hurts 2 in Zambales

September 21, 2018 07:23 AM



© Copyright 1997-2018 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.