Ice drop vendor shot PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 02 December 2014 12:20

An ice drop vendor was seriously wounded after he was shot by an alleged drug user along the Calarian highway yesterday morning.

The victim was identified as Rolando Barlaan y Dabuit, 38, married, of Cabato Road, Tetuan.

Barlaan sustained a bullet wound on the right portion of the body and was taken to the hospital.

Police identified the suspect as Merkhan Yusop of Flamingo, Calarian.

Police said that Barlaan was driving a bicycle and selling icedrop and ice cream when Yusop shot him around 10:50 a.m.

Policemen led by Sr. Insp. Hingming Ladjaali went to the house of the suspect but he was nowhere to be found.

Recovered at the suspect’s house was an empty shell.

Also recovered at the suspect’s hideout.were drug paraphernalia. — Dan Toribio