Suspect's sketch in Zambo blast released


Posted at Aug 18 2012 01:10 AM | Updated as of Aug 18 2012 09:10 AM

MANILA, Philippines – Zamboanga police have released a computer-generated sketch of one of the suspects in Thursday’s bus explosion that left 7 people hurt.

Police said the sketch was based on witnesses' accounts saying two men boarded the bus and got off moments before the explosion.

One of the suspects, believed to be 29 to 32 years old, was described as medium built, weighing 50 to 60 kilos and stands 5”5’ to 5”6’.

Police have yet to identify the group behind the blast.

Security has been tightened at the Guiwan bus terminal, which is located several meters away from the blast.

Checkpoints were also put up in major roads in Zamboanga. -- Report from RJ Rosalado, ABS-CBN News Zamboanga