ZAMBOANGA CITY: A motorist was shot in the neck after figuring in an traffic altercation in the coastal village of Recodo, officials said on Sunday.
Chief Insp. Ariel Huesca of the Zamboanga City police said a manhunt operation has been launched to arrest Masuhud Yasin who escaped after the shooting. The victim, Rizal Baiting, was rushed to Zamboanga Brent Hospital for treatment.
Meanwhile, the local government has been vocal about its continuous struggle against bloodshed and shooting incidents, which Zamboanga City is notorious for.