Gunslays continue in Zambo: 2 more killed PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 17 December 2011 16:44

Two men were shot to death in separate gun attacks in Cawit and Putik last Thursday night.

Rosauro Epat, single, a native of Sindangan, Zamboanga del Norte was shot in Cawit.

The identity of the victim in the Putik shooting remained unidentified as of press time.

A police report disclosed that Epat was riding on a motorcycle,  when an unidentified man armed with .45 caliber pistol appeared and shot him six times at Zone 3 around 7:55 p.m.,  He sustained multiple bullet wounds in the body and died on the spot.

The gunman sped away after the incident, witnesses told the police.

Recovered at the crime scene were six spent shells of .45 caliber pistol.

The shooting in Putik occurred around 10 p.m. particularly at a billiard hall in Marcos Drive, where the victim was watching a billiard game. The gunman appeared and shot him at close range.

The gunman walked and left the place after the incident.

The two bodies were brought to the Villa funeral Parlor for post mortem examination. — Dan Toribio Jr.