Man shot in Sta. Catalina PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 26 April 2012 13:44

A resident of Sta. Catalina was shot and wounded by his neighbor last Tuesday night.

Wounded was Nasre Hapas y Hamid, 33, married, of New Home Resettlement in Sta. Catalina.

Police said that Hapas was shot by Tamhir Jaji alias Pusaka of the same place.

Initial investigation disclosed that Asari Ibno, a relative of Hapas, had figured in a verbal altercation with Alkasabi Jaji.  Hapas reported the incident to the Jaji family for possible settlement. Several minutes later, some members of the Jaji family with Tamhir went to the Hapas’ house  and the former suddenly
shot him.

The victim sustained a bullet wound in the left leg.

The gunman and his relatives left the place after the incident while the victim was taken to the hospital. – Dan Toribio Jr.