Fish trader shot dead by husband of live-in partner PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 20 July 2012 14:25

A fish trader was shot to death by the husband of his live-in-partner in Talon-Talon Loop last Wednesday afternoon.

Police identified the fatality as Basilio Oniot y Sanico, Jr., 45. He was shot by Elvis Amatorrio y Siocon, 45, married.

Oniot sustained a bullet wound in the stomach and was rushed to the Zamboanga City Medical Center where he was declared dead on arrival.

Initial investigation disclosed that Oniot was about to board his tricycle ready to leave the flea market in Talon-Talon around 1 p.m., when Amatorrio appeared and shot him at close range.

Amatorio fled while helpful people rushed Oniot to the hospital.

Investigation disclosed that Evelyn Estrellada Amatorrio, wife of the gunman had separated Follow-up operations were carried out by the police for the
immediate arrest of the gunman. – Dan Toribio Jr.