Canning firm employee shot, hurt PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 22 January 2012 16:33

An employee of a canning firm was shot and wounded by a holdupper at Zone 3, Cawit last Friday night.

Wounded Joven Urong y Itum, 27, single, employee of Universal Canning Corporation and a native of Imelda, Zamboanga Sibugay. He sustained a bullet wound in the back, with the bullet exiting  in the left forearm.

Initial investigation disclosed that Urong was walking on his way home around 6:45 p.m. when Jabel Dakak Daris of Purok 2, Recodo, who was aboard a pedicab grabbed his wristwatch.

Urong resisted prompting Daris to shoot him.

Daris escaped after the incident while Urong was taken to the Zamboanga City Medical Center for treatment.

Ayala police investigators were still working on the case. — Dan Toribio Jr.