Philippine police test villagers’ guns to see if they were used in massacre of 15 fishermen.

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Philippine police disarmed villagers on a southern island and will test their weapons to determine whether they were used to massacre 15 fishermen at sea in a suspected feud over lucrative fishing grounds, officials said Wednesday.

The lone survivor, who was seriously wounded, told investigators that the gunmen ordered the victims to line up on their boats like a firing squad before opening fire.

Residents of Sibago Island and their confiscated guns will be tested to determine if they fired the weapons in Monday’s attack on a group of rival fishermen, Khu said. He said no suspects have been named.

Source: The Associated Press via Washington Post.

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