Man shot in Tulungatung; gunman nabbed PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 14 January 2015 11:53

Men of Police Station 9 based in Ayala arrested a 29-year-old man who shot and wounded his neighbor at Zone 5, Tulungatung last Monday night.

Arrested was Saluddin Saladani y Aspi alias Reygan of Resettlement Site,Tulungatung.

Saladani was tagged as the gunman who shot Harold Lozano y Bazan, 34, single, of Zone 7, Tulungatung.

Police said the victim sustained a gunshot wound in the back and was taken to the hospital for treatment.

Saladani was arrested during a hot pursuit operation.

Investigation showed that Lozano had pawned a stereo component Saladani. Last Monday night he was trying to retrieve the stereo without re-paying the P1,000 pawn money. They engaged in a heated argument during which  Saladani drew a .45 caliber pistol and shot Lozano five times.

One of the bullets hit Lozano in the back. —  Dan Toribio