1 dead, 2 hurt in Ipil gun attack PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 27 July 2015 10:38

by DAN TORIBIO

A 35-year-old man was killed while two others were wounded in a gun attack in Barangay Poblacion, Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay at dawn last Saturday.

Killed was Joseberto Cañaleso Martinez, 35, a resident of Purok Orchids, Barangay Lower Pangi. Wounded were Ric Makipotin Lamosao, 43, single, of Purok New Jerusalem, Barangay Don Andres, and Rodel Tauza Policarpio, 35, married, a of Barangay Poblacion, Siay, Zamboanga Sibugay.

Martinez sustained multiple gunshot wounds on the different parts of his body and died on the spot, while the two other victims sustained gunshot wounds on their bodies and were immediately brought to the Zamboanga Sibugay Provincial Hospital for treatment.

Investigation disclosed that the three were having a drinking session when a gunman arrived and shot them, then fled before the police arrived.—Dan Toribio Jr.