Dárlán Páléncìá Bárcélón
A driver has cheated death from an assasssin’s bullets by a hair’s breath in Barangay Bonbon, Libon, Albay on New Year’s evening.
Libon, Albay, [01.02.18] – A 40 years old driver of Zone 3 of Barangay Bonbon in Libon town has barely escaped from a slay try on New Year [Monday evening] while washing his motorcycle inside their residence, police report said.
According to Nemia Tolop y Lanete the shooting incident took place at around 8:30 o’ clock in the evening of January 1, 2018 her husband – Ramon Tolop y Guadalupe sustained wounds on his head and right arm after the shooting.
The victim sustained injuries after he was shot six times by the unknown suspect using an undetermined caliber and he was brought to Josefina Belmonte Duran Memorial District Hospital in Tuburan, Ligao City and was forwarded to Bicol Regional Training and Teaching Hospital for further medical treatment, the informant told the Libon police.
The suspected gunman fled on foot towards the direction of Barangay Bonbon proper after the incident, the report ended.
Meanwhile, the New Year shooting incident is the latest incident following the shooting incident that transpired in Barangay Buga also in Libon last December 26, 2017 that killed an ambulant vegetable vendor.
The victim, Nicanor Saysay y Reonesto, 48 years old was a resident of Purok Lanzones, Barangay Bonbon, Libon, Albay was shot to death by an unidentified suspect in Zone 3, Barangay Buga, Libon, Albay.
A 32 years old “habal-habal” driver, Mark Angelo Vergara y Bautista was also shot and killed by unidentified suspect in Barangay San Antonio, Libon, Albay last November 26, 2017 – all these shooting incidents are all unsolved.