A woman named Satarian Jaber was ambushed at the boundary of Cabcaban and Canas Road, Basilan on Wednesday around 10 o’clock in the morning.
Jaber was reportedly traversing the said road with her nephew, Ahamad Jaber when around five members of an unidentified armed group fired gunshots.
Jaber obtained one gunshot wound in left upper butt and immediately received first aid treatment from personnel of Alpha Company, 68th Infantry Battalion. She was brought in Isabela Hospital after.
Meanwhile, one section of Alpha Company conducted a clearing operation in the area of the incident.