Teen shot dead by neighbor PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 05 March 2017 15:15

A 19-year old man was shot dead by his neighbor after he was caught connecting a water pipe from their house to the suspect’s residence in Campong Islam at dawn yesterday.

Sinunuc Police Station Commander Chief Insp Hingming Ladjaali identified the fatality as Redzky Sahidbon Aracama.

The gunman was identified as Arrie Mading, 44 years old, married and a resident of Campung Islam.

Initial investigation showed that Aracama went to Mading’s house to connect a pipe to the latter’s home when a heated argument erupted between the victim and the suspect.

Mading suddenly took a .45 caliber pistol and shot Aracama at close range.

The victim sustained bullet wounds on the body and was taken to the hospital but was declared dead on arrival by attending physicians.

Police recovered spent shells of a .45 caliber pistol at the crime scene.

The suspect and his family fled after the incident.  (Dan Toribio)