1 killed, 1 hurt in shotgun attack PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 22 March 2011 15:02

A drunk was killed while his drinking pal was wounded in a gun attack in Sitio Cansilayan, Lubigan last Sunday night.

The fatality was identified as Noriel Gregorio, 22, single. Wounded was Ernie Dayto, 24.They were shot by Jaymar Luna, Gregorio’s uncle, who escaped after the incident.

A police report disclosed that Luna, Gregorio and Dayto together with three companions were having a drinking spree around 7 p.m.

When they became drunk, Luna suddenly pulled out a home-made shotgun called “sumpak” and shot Gregorio and Dayto.

Gregorio sustained multiple pellet wounds in the body and died on the spot.
Luna escaped after the incident while Dayto was taken to the hospital.
Police said that Luna and Gregorio had a previous personal dispute.

The Curuan police have launched a manhunt operation for the arrest of Luna. — Dan Toribio Jr.