Suspect in Salaan gunslay arrested PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 13 July 2014 14:58

Police have arrested a man tagged as behind the fatal shooting of a resident of Barangay Salaan at dawn Thursday.
Arrested was Wilfred Del Rosario of Sitio Lugakit, Salaan.
Del Rosario was pointed to as the man who shot and killed Jerico Pamaran Sanson, 36,  near the former’s house.
Sanson, a resident of Zone 2, Salaan.was found dead by policemen and kagawad  He sustained multiple wounds on the differents parts of the body and on the back of his lower right leg.
Initial police investigation disclosed that prior to the incident, in the evening of July 10,  Sanson together with companion identified as Richard Francisco Lorenzo, 28, single, were invited  by Jerimar Del Rosario Ramirez, 31, to a drinking session at the house of Wilbert Del Rosario, 32, married.
At the height of their drinking session, the wife of Wilfred Del Rosario identified as Maricris Del Rosario instructed his brother-in-law Jerimar Del Rosario to fetch her husband. While Jerimar Del Rosario was on his way, Wilfred Del Rosario suddenly arrived home and was angrily knocking at the door at the same time shouting in this wise “Taki gale bo Cong”, reffering to Sanson.
When Maricris opened  the door, Sanson and Francisco saw Wilfred holding a revolver prompting  them to jump out of the house but were chased by the suspect. A single shot hit Sanson sending him to the ground.
According to a report  Sanson was shouting at Francisco to help him, but the latter fled and escaped from harm after seeing Wilfred  was continuously chasing them.
A follow up operation by men of the Police Station 4 together with Barangay  Chairman Regalado Faustino of Salaan resulted in the arrest of Wilfred. His younger  brother Jerimar was also invited to shed fight on the killing.
The victim’s body was brought to the Villa Funeral home for post mortem examination. — Abdul-ajidz A. Abdurahman, Masscom Journalism IV