2 Cafgu members hurt in Basilan blast

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jul 03 2018 11:54 PM | Updated as of Jul 04 2018 01:35 AM

BASILAN (UPDATED) - Two members of the Citizen Armed Force Geographical Unit (Cafgu) were injured in an explosion in Isabela City, Basilan Tuesday night.

Senior Supt. Rufino Inot, director of Basilan Provincial Police Office, said the victims were manning a checkpoint in Sitio Processing, Barangay Sumagdang when a grenade was lobbed at them. They were immediately brought to the hospital.

Authorities have yet to identify the perpetrator and motive of the incident. - report from Chrisel Almonia, ABS-CBN News