Ramon Cabisada
Occupation Soldier

May 4, 1989

Cause of death Suicide
Attack information
Date May 3/4 1989
Location(s) Upper Gusa and Lower Gusa, Philippines
Killed 6
Injured 14
Weapon(s) M-16 assault rifle
M203 grenade launcher

Ramon Cabisada was a Filipino soldier who killed at least six people and wounded at least 14 others in Upper Gusa and Lower Gusa, two villages in Cagayan de Oro, Philippines on May 3 and May 4 1989, before committing suicide.

On the afternoon of May 3 constable 2nd class Cabisada, who was armed with an M-16 assault rifle and a M203 grenade launcher, attacked a house in Upper Gusa, leaving six people dead and eleven more wounded. Early the next morning he fired his grenade launcher into a house in Lower Gusa, wounding three, and then went to his nearby home, where he shot himself dead.[1][2][3]

According to other reports up to eight people were killed and 24 others wounded.[4][5][6][7]


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