Man, 22, shot, hurt in Muti PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 04 January 2016 11:50


A 22-year-old man was shot and wounded at Sitio Marangan, Muti at dawn yesterday.

Albert Tumambit y Canoy, married, sustained a bullet wound in the stomach and was taken to the hospital.

Initial investigation showed that the shooting took place around 1:20 a.m.

Police said the gunman whose identity was not immediately known, escaped after the incident.

Investigators said that there was no spent shell found during ocular investigation at the crime scene.

Police were looking into personal dispute as possible motive behind the gun attack.

Meanwhile, men of the Zamboanga City Public Safety Company led by Supt. Ariel Huesca arrested a militiaman

for possession of a questionable gun in Recodo at dawn yesterday.

Nabbed was Han Albani y Julkanain, 49, assigned at Dacon Container Van Post and a resident of Purok 3A, Recodo.

Policemen recovered a .45 caliber pistol with single column magazine from Albani’s possession.

During investigation Albani failed to present papers allowing him to carry and possess gun.

Albani was detained at the Ayala Police Station pending the filing of charges in court. – Dan Toribio Jr.