Gunman in shooting of pedicab driver nabbed PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 11 April 2014 11:39

Men of the City Police Office’s Investigation Section led by Insp. Joey Montenegro arrested on Wednesday afternoon the alleged gunman in the shooting of a pedicab driver at Sapang Palay, Baliwasan at dawn of the same day.

Nabbed was Amilbahar Bahidjan of Sapang Palay. He was detained at the central police station.

Bahidjan was possitively identified by the mother of Faisal Ismael, 26, as the gunman shot her son.

A case of frustrated murder against has been readied against Bahidjan.

Ismael and other members of the family were sleeping in their house at Sapang Palay, Baliwasan when they heard somebody knocking at the door.

Ismael woke up and opened the door but the man outside shot him in the chest.

Policemen rushed to Sapang Palay but failed to catch up with gunman.

The hot pursuit operation continued until Bahidjan was arrested in the afternoon. — Dan Toribio Jr.