2 killed, 1 hurt in separate gun violence PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 22 January 2016 12:57

Two persons were killed, while an eight-year-boy was wounded in two separate shootings in Buenavista at dawn yesterday and in Mampang yesterday morning.

Halsi Ahadding y Isnani, 33, and his son were shot in Sitio Kagalaan, Buenavista around 12:30 a.m. yesterday. He sustained multiple bullet wounds in the body and was declared dead on arrival at the hospital while his son was confined in a hospital for bullet wounds on the right shoulder.

A police report disclosed that Halsi had just arrived at their newly built home coming from a wedding ceremony when he was shot by a gunman. His son who was inside their house was hit on the right shoulder.

The gunman escaped after shooting his target.

In another incident, a car shop owner was shot to death by two persons in barangay Mampang around 10:45 a.m. yesterday, .

The fatality was identified as Fidel Basilio, married. He sustained bullet wounds in the body and was declared dead on arrival at the hospital.

Police identified the suspects as certain Anwar and Edward.

Initial investigation disclosed that Basilio was at his car shop when the two arrived and shot him.

Anwar and Edward were not in their respective houses during hot pursuit operations.

Tetuan Police Station commander NonitoAsdai and his men were still on hot pursuit operation against the suspects. – Dan Toribio Jr.