Trike driver shot, hurt PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 02 June 2013 17:36

A 51-year-old tricycle driver was shot and wounded by an unidentified gunman at dawn yesterday at Marquez Drive, Tetuan, this city.

Officer of the Day ( OD) Insp. Daniel Taub of the Tetuan Police Station-6 identified the victim as Vic Mario Manatad y Tirado, single, and a resident of Calle Basa, Bbarangay Tugbungan.

Initial police investigation disclosed that Manatad alighted from his tricycle and proceeded to a vacant lot to answer a call of nature when a man armed with a handgun shot him without provocation.

Manatad sustained gun shot wounds in the body and was rushed to a nearby hospital by helpful residents. He was  undergoing treatment as of press time.

Men of the Tetuan Police Station-6 are investigating the case. — Dodong Ramos