Teenaged girl hit with stray bullet PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 02 August 2013 11:13

A 17-year-old girl was wounded after she was hit by a stray bullet during a gun attack in Rio Hondo last Wednesday night.

Madina Aharaja y Salahuddin, of Rio Hondo sustained a slight bullet wound in the right arm and was taken to the hospitalfor treatment.

Initial investigation disclosed that the girl and her cousin were fixing the chain of a motorcycle near the gate of the Zamboanga City Marines Sciences and technology around 8 p.m. when a gunman opened fire on two men riding on a motorcycle.

Police said the gunman was standing along the road when two men riding tandem on a motorcycle passed and without any word shot them.

The two men aboard the motorcycle were not hit and insteadone of the bullets hit Ahajara in the right arm.

The gunman as well as the two men aboard the motorcycle disappeared after the incident while the victim was brought to the hospital.

Police recovered three live bullets  at the crime scene. – Dan Toribio Jr.