Incident Summary:

03/14/2017: Assailants stopped a wine delivery truck in San Fernando, Bukidnon, Philippines. The assailants then forced the driver out of the vehicle and set it on fire. No casualties were reported in the attack. No group claimed responsibility; however, sources attributed the attack to the New People's Army (NPA).

GTD ID:
201703130022

When:
2017-03-14

Country:
Philippines

Region:
Southeast Asia

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Bukidnon

City:
San Fernando

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Facility/Infrastructure Attack
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Business
Name of Entity Fighter Wine Company
Specific Description Delivery Van
Nationality of Target Philippines
Additional Information
Hostages No
Property Damage Yes
Extent of Property Damage Minor (likely < $1 million)
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Incendiary Gasoline or Alcohol
Weapon Details
Gasoline was used in the attack.
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) No
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
New People's Army (NPA) No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 0 Fatalities / 0 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 0
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 0
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
"Philippines: AFP: 62 NPA attacks recorded this year," Malaya Business Insight Online, March 20, 2017."
"NPA rebel dies in CamSur clash," Philippine Star, March 14, 2017."