12-year-old boy shot, wounded PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 21 November 2013 13:15

A 12-year-old boy was seriously wounded after he was shot by an unidentified gunman in Zambowood yesterday morning.

The victim was identified as Jornabe Adang y Gubatan, a resident of Zone 1, Zambowood. He sustained two bullet wounds in the body and was rushed to the Zamboanga City Medical Center.

A police report disclosed that Adang, his father and four other minors were illegally fishing at the fishpond of Eddie Alvarez when two gunshots were heard.

The boy fell on the ground after he was hit by bullets.

The elder Adang denied that his son and the four other minors were fishing at the fishpond.

He said the kids were only passing the place when he was shot.

The incident was reported to the Divisoria Police Station.

Police were still working on the case.

Attending physicians placed the boy under conservation after he was declared in a critical condition. – Dan Toribio Jr.