Police trainee, woman hurt in gun attack PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 22 February 2012 12:46

A police trainee and a woman were wounded in a gun attack along Sagun St., Gatas District, Pagadian City last Monday morning.

Wounded were PO1 Jesam Jed Catacutan y Daro and Bernadeth Casil y Castaneda, 54, widow.

Catacutan sustained a bullet wound in the head and was in critical condition while Casil was shot in the right foot.

A police report disclosed that Catacutan was on his way to report to  the Zamboanga del Sur Police Provincial Office when a gunman riding on a motorcycle shot him.

Casil who was nearby was hit by a stray bullet.

The gunman sped away after shooting Jesam. Recovered at the crime scene were spent shells of .45 caliber pistol.

Police were still working on the case. — Dan Toribio Jr.