Gunman shoots three females while dining PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 05 March 2017 15:17

A gunman shot a five year old girl and two other female family members while they were taking their dinner inside their house in Tigbao municipality, Zamboanga del Sur last Thursday

Police identified the victims as Sweet Rhegine Rose Marevillosa Tapic; her mother Rosanna Marevillosa Tapic, 28; and aunt Emilyn Ampel Marevillosa, 25.

The victims sustained bullet wounds on the body and were taken to the hospital for treatment.

Initial investigation showed that the three were taking their dinner inside their residence at around 6:45pm when a gunman identified as Felix Carpentero and his cohort, Julieto Carpintero appeared and shot them.

The suspects escaped after the incident while the victims were taken to the hospital.

Police have launched a hot pursuit operation for the possible arrest of the suspects.  (Dan Toribio)