2 wounded in bolo, gun fight PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 04 September 2012 14:06

Two persons were wounded in a gun and bolo fight at Sitio Malasugat, Sangali last Sunday morning.

The victims were identified as Uttoh Omar y Sahid, 47, and Hammis Asari y Pawaki, 35, both of Sangali.

A police report disclosed that Asari shouted at Omar regarding the throwing of waste material in front of the former’s house. Omar went out of the house to gather the waste, and while he was picking up the trash, Asari suddenly grabbed a bolo and hacked him in the body.

After witnessing the bolo attack on his father, Mohammad took an unknown type of gun and shot Asari in the body.

Asari sustained bullet wounds in the neck and chest.

Asari and Omar were rushed to the hospital for treatment.

Mohammad escaped aboard a pumpboat towards unknown direction.

The Sangali police have mounted a hot pursuit operation for the immediate arrest of Mohammad. – Dan Toribio Jr.