Habal-habal driver stoned by ZCWD guard PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 02 March 2012 14:35

A habal-habal driver landed in the hospital in critical condition after he was stoned by a security guard of the Zamboanga City Water District at Km. 7 Pasonanca last Wednesday night.

The victim was identified as Jason Lim y Ventura, 34, married, of Sitio Canucutan, Pasonanca.

Lim sustained injuries in the head and was taken to the hospital for treatment.

The suspect was identified as Fernando Pascual, a security guard.

A police report disclosed that Lim was ferrying a passenger and was passing Km 7 around 7:40 p.m. when Pascual blocked his path and suddenly hit him with a stone in the head.

The victim was rushed to the hospital by some helpful residents.

After the incident was reported to the police, a follow-up operation was carried out resulting  in the arrest of Pascual.

Pascual was detained at the Sta. Maria Police Station for further investigation. — Dan Toribio Jr.