Boat skipper nabbed after shooting crew PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 06 December 2015 14:45

A boat captain was arrested after he shot his two boat crew off Barangay Bayanihan, Gutalac, Zamboanga del Norte last Wednesday.

Nabbed was Roldan Avelino  alias Suanking, 42, married, of Balud, Masbate City and boat captain of  L/B Kaleigh 502.

A police report disclosed that Avelino shot and killed Nestor Besanes, Chief Engineer, 42, married, of Brgy Tulungatung, Zamboanga City, who died on the spot and Reynante Calunsag aka Poloy, 33, married, of Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay who was still missing as of press time.

Avelino was arrested around 3 a.m. the following day in Barangay Diculom, Baliguian, Zamboanga del Norte.

Eduardo Dela Cerna, Oiler, 49, married, of Tiniguiban, Leon Postigo, and Richard Mendoza, Cook, 22, single of Vitali, Zamboanga City were rescued after they jumped into the sea during the incident. – Dan Toribio Jr.