1 killed, 1 wounded in gun duel PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 18 March 2016 14:27

A 46-year-old man was killed while his relative was wounded in a gun duel in Tungawan, Zamboanga Sibugay last Wednesday night.

Killed was Jonard Custodio y Rico, 46, widow. Wounded was Felizardo Lubaton y Rico, 50, both of Barangay LowerTungawan, Tungawan, Zamboanga Sibugay.

A police report disclosed that Custodio and Lubaton had engaged in heated argument due to some personal misunderstanding.

Amid their altercation, Custodio  grabbed a 9mm pistol and Lubaton armed himself with a .38 cal. revolver and they exchanged fire.

Custodio sustained a fatal bullet wound in the body and died on the spot while Lubaton was taken to the hospital with gunshot wound.

Police were still investigating the case.– Dan Toribio