Woman shot, wounded PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 02 February 2014 14:33

A 22-year-old woman was shot and wounded by an intruder at Sitio Lugakit, Salaan last Friday night.

Police identified the victim as Betty Tayco y Guzman, married. She sustained a bullet wound in the right leg and was taken to the hospital.

Initial investigation disclosed that Tayco and her husband were inside their house when an unidentified man wearing a mask broke in and shot her in the right leg around 11 p.m.

Upon learning of the incident, Tayco’s husband Percival took his gun and engaged the gunman in a gunfight.

Tayco and Percival then jumped off of house and ran towards the house of her father-in-law while the gunman escaped.

The victim was rushed to the hospital for treatment.