Woman kills aunt's attacker PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 20 February 2018 13:42


Police are conducting pursuit operations against a  woman who shot and killed her aunt’s husband while allegedly in the act of hacking his wife.

The victim was identified as Lasari Lantasan, 53 years old and a resident of Sukaten, Sumisip, Basilan Province.

Prior to the shooting incident, Lantasan and former wife Mara Piyarul engaged in a heated argument.

The heated discussion escalated until Lantasan started to hack his wife.

Piyarul’s niece, who remains unidentified, came to the aid of her aunt and shot the latter’s husband with a high powered firearm which resulted to his death.

Pursuit operations are still ongoing against Piyarul’s niece.  (Ely Dumaboc)