Zamboanga City – A van driver was shot to death while another victim, a woman was declared dead on arrival at a hospital after a still unidentified gunman shot the two along the highway of Caragasan, Barangay Maasin, this city past 7 p.m. Wednesday, February 27.
The police identified the driver as Usman Mohammad, 50 from Dinas, Zamboanga del Sur, while the female victim was Julmia Indanan, 33 of Manggal, Barangay Baliwasan Grande, this city.
The investigation disclosed that the victims were seen talking to each other along the road, when the suspect appeared out of nowhere and shot the victims at close range.
Mohammad died on the spot after sustaining multiple gunshot wounds on his head and body while Indanan was brought to a hospital for medical attention but the attending physician declared her dead.
The police is still investigating the motive of the killing and possible identification of the gunman. (Ely Dumaboc)