The 6 injured victims of a stabbing attack in an elementary school in Zamboanga City remained in hospital, but were already in stable condition as of posting time.
Zamboanga City Mayor Celso Lobregat personally visited the victims and checked their conditions. Two of them underwent operations for their injuries at the Brent Hospital.
Lobregat said the operation on teacher Jony Torres, and Lyka Bassing, a student of the Talisayan Elementary School, were successful.
The mayor said the other 4 injured victims are in the hospital's ward.
One of the victims, Princess Brioness, said they were caught by surprise with the sudden attack of ex-convict Felin Mateo.