Soldier, girlfriend hurt in gun attack PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 11 September 2012 14:08

An army soldier and his girlfriend were wounded after they were shot by a gunman in Barangay Tulungatung last Sunday night.

The victims were identified as Cpl. Rolando Dubal-ag and Juvy Rose Medalya.

Medalya was said to be in critical condition as of press time.

A police report disclosed that Dupal-ag and Medalya were riding on a motorcycle on the way to a militarty detachment near a fishing company where the former was assigned when a gunman suddenly appeared and opened fire on them.but at a secluded spot in Tulungatung,

Witnesses said when Dupal-ag and Medalya fell on the ground, the gunman appeared to get his rifle but the former managed to return fire prompting the gunman to flee.

The victims were rushed to the hospital for treatment.

Recovered at the crime scene was a .45 caliber pistol.

Police were still investigating the case. – Dan Toribio Jr.