Four terror suspects who were earlier captured with the mother of the Maute terror group leaders were killed after the patrol car that was transporting them was ambushed by still unidentified gun men in Pantar, Lanao del Norte.
Those killed were identified as Zulkifli Maute, Alan Solaiman, Salah Abbas, and one known as alias Gar Hadji Solaiman. They were on their way to Cagayan de Oro City for a court inquest when the incident happened.
Police Inspector William Santos who was in the convoy was also wounded in the ambush. There are no reports of casualties from among the attackers as of this time.
The Philippine National Police has already launched and investigation into the incident.