Bukidnon Ambush Leaves 1 Dead, Sugar Cane Truck Burned

One man is reported dead while a truck full of sugar cane was burned during an ambush in Bukidnon province Friday morning, December 12.

Bukidnon Ambush

A certain Jelly Ace, who uploaded a photo of the crime scene on the Facebook group City of Waterfalls - Iligan City, posted that the incident took place in Maramag.

It is the same town where a bomb exploded inside a passenger bus near the Central Mindanao University on Tuesday afternoon, leaving at least 10 people dead and 41 others injured.

However, netizen Bon Gaite Cabe Jr. corrected the information, saying the ambush happened in Don Carlos, Bukidnon.

"Correction lang this is not in Maramag Bukidnon. It [happened] early dawn today at Don Carlos Bukidnon the said truck is carrying Sugar cane confirm 1 dead and they burned the truck. I called my friend in bukidnon to confirm this matter [confirmed] its in Don Carlos Bukidnon tnx," Cabe said.

The casualty remains unidentified as of this posting. Many believe that extortion is the motive of the Bukidnon ambush.