Four wounded in Pasay shooting incident


Posted at Aug 21 2014 05:41 PM | Updated as of Aug 22 2014 01:41 AM

MANILA -- Four individuals were wounded after they were shot by unidentified gunmen near EDSA and Cabrera Street in Pasay City early Thursday morning, police said.

A certain alias "Saddam", who works as jeepney barker in the area, is said to be gunmen's target.

Three other men, including a student, were hurt in the incident.

The victims were rushed to San Juan De Dios Hospital for treatment.

According to a witness, gunshots were heard in the area past 4:00 in the morning. They then saw "Saddam" lying on the street.

They heard more gunshots before they realized that the gunmen were firing at them.

Investigation on the incident is ongoing. -- report from Zandro Ochona, DZMM