Woman, 2 kids shot inside Maguindanao home

By Lore Mae L. Andong, ABS-CBN News Central Mindanao

Posted at Aug 19 2014 07:36 PM | Updated as of Aug 20 2014 03:36 AM

MAGUINDANAO - A woman and her two children were wounded after being shot by still unidentified suspects inside their home in the boundary of Barangay Katamlangan, Sultan Kudarat town and Mother Kabuntalan town in Maguindanao.

The victims were identified as Jehan Lasibal, 30; Juhaira, 11; and Datukon, 7.

Sultan Kudarat police said the victims were inside their home when the suspects suddenly barged in and shot them several times.

Police said Lasibal's husband was out in the river to fish when the shooting incident occurred.

The victims were rushed to the hospital by their neighbors.

The children were already out of danger after sustaining gunshot wounds on their legs.

The mother, however, remained in critical condition, according to the police report.

Authorities are still investigating the incident.