IDP shot dead PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 01 April 2014 11:05

An internally displaced person from Rio Hondo was gunned down in Maasin yesterday morning while a tricycle driver was wounded in another gun violence in Tumaga Porcentro Sunday night.

The fatality was identified as Asari Arani y Sanai, 38, a resident of Rio Hondo and temporarily residing at the evacuation center along RT Lim Boulevard.Boulevard.

Police said Arani sustained a bullet wound in the head and died on the spot.

A sketchy police report disclosed that the gun attack took place around 9:20 a.m. at Purok 2, Maasin.

Recovered at the crime scene were three spent shells and two slugs of .45 caliber pistol.

The body was claimed by the victim’s relatives after a post mortem examination.

Police said Arani was engaged in the buying and selling of silver and gold.

Meanwhile, Reyden Bioyo y Malinao, 32, of Divisoria, a ticycle driver, was shot and wounded along Tumaga Porcentro around 10 p.m.

He sustained bullet wounds in the body and was taken to the hosptal.

A report reaching DZT disclosed that Bioyo was at Tumaga Porcentro when a man and woman riding on a motorcycle  appeared and one of them shot him several times.

The assailants escaped after the incident while helpful residents rushed the victim to the hospital. – Dan Toribio Jr.