Sangali resident shot dead PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 30 October 2015 11:01

A resident of Sangali was shot to death by his neighbor last Wednesday night.

The fatality was identified as Hamid Hussin y Hamjaluddin, 30, married of Purok 3, Sangali. He was shot by Nashjid Hairun y Palahuddin, 52.

The suspect was arrested during follow-up operation and was detained pending the filing of charges in court.

Initial investigation showed that Hussin and his son were sitting outside their house around 9 p.m. when Hairun armed with a handgun appeared and shot him several times at close range.

The victim sustained bullet wounds in the head and died on the spot.

The gunman escaped after the incident but was arrested later during a follow-up operation.

Police said that drug trade dispute was the motive behind the killing. – Dan Toribio Jr.