1 dead, 2 hurt in separate gun attacks PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 30 January 2013 14:28

A farmer was killed while two others were wounded in two separate gun attacks in Lubigan and Putik last Monday afternoon and yesterday early morning.

Killed was Rommel Bentosa y Evangelista, 39, married, of Sitio Cansilayan, Lubigan. He was shot by a gunman around 5 p.m. at Sitio Cansilayan.

Police said that Bentosa sustained multiple bullet wounds in the body and died on the spot.

The gunman escaped after the incident, according to the police.

Jeffrey Yunsay, 39, and Erlito Salud were shot and wounded by a gunman riding tandem on a motorcycle along the Putik-Tumaga road around 3:55 a.m. yesterday

Yunsay and Salud were aboard a multicab passing the Putik-Tumaga road when two men aboard a motorcycle appeared and the backrider shot them while they were in motion.

The gunmen sped away after the incident while the victims were rushed to the hospital where they were declared out of danger. – Dan Toribio Jr.