Cop hurt as gunmen attack police outpost in Tipo-Tipo

ZAMBOANGA CITY – A police corporal was wounded when armed men attacked a newly constructed police outpost in Tipo-Tipo, Basilan on Wednesday, April 12.

POLICE Corporal Nasser Hain is treated for a bullet wound at the Lamitan District Hospital in Basilan. (Photo via Liza Jocson)

A report from the Basilan Police Provincial Office said lawless elements opened fire at the outpost and hit Police Corporal Nasser Hain who was on duty that time shortly after 8 p.m.

The victim was taken to the Lamitan District Hospital in Basilan.

Police are conducting hot-pursuit operations against the suspects.