|Abu Sayyaf bandits kills 2 in ambush|
|[SUNSTAR.PH] GUNMEN believed to be have killed two people in an ambush in the province of Sulu, a top military official said on Thursday, February 1. |
Brigadier General Cirilito Sobejana, Joint Task Force Sulu commander, said the ambush occurred around 7:40 a.m., Thursday, in the village of Latih, Patikul municipality. Sobejana identified the victims as Muksin Kaidin and his brother, Mukim. He said the victims were aboard a private-owned jeep when a group of Abu Sayyaf ambushed killing them instantly.
He said the , one of them was identified as Sony Sajerin, boarded on a Sports Utility Vehicle and sped towards the hinterlands. He said troops have been deployed to track down the Abu Sayyaf .