Pedicab driver shot dead in Rio Hondo PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 05 June 2011 17:46

A pedicab driver was shot dead by two gunmen near the mosque in Rio Hondo last Friday night.
Police identified the fatality as Jumel Adin, 28, single, of Barangay Cawit.

Initial investigation diclosed that bystanders heard gunshots coming from the interior portion of Elhano Drive around 8:40 p.m.. They rushed to the place and found Adin lying on the ground with multiple gunshot wounds.

Adin was rushed to the Zamboanga City Medical Center where he was declared dead on arrival.
Recovered at the crime scene were nine spent shells of 9mm pistol and one of .45 caliber pistol.

Police said no one saw the shooting as no statement was taken from the bystanders and residents.
Daily Zamboanga Times gathered that Adin came all the way from Cawit and went to Rio Hondo then proceeded to Elhano Drive for unknown reason.
Police were looking on several angles on why Adin was shot. — Dan Toribio Jr.