Blast injures 9 in Maguindanao


Nine individuals were injured in an explosion that rocked Maguindanao province on Sunday night, May 8, the eve of the elections, police said.

Police Major Regie G. Albellera, chief of police of Datu Unsay Municipal Police Station, said the incident took place at 7:05 p.m. near the Datu Unsay Municipal Hall.

The unidentified suspects allegedly used M203 that injured nine people, who were immediately brought to the Maguindanao Provincial Hospital.

Albellera said the investigation has been ongoing to determine the perpetrators.

The Maguindanao Police Provincial Office condemned the incident.