2 wounded in gun attacks

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Sunday, June 22, 2014

TWO people were wounded on separate gun attacks in the province of Zamboanga del Sur, the police reported Sunday.

The Zamboanga del Sur Police Office identified the victims as Demetrio Enerio, 24, of Tawagan Norte, Labangan town, and Wilbert Guinea, 40, of San Jose, Pagadian City.

The police said Enerio was allegedly shot and wounded by Edgar Aberin around 1 a.m. Saturday in the village of Tawagan Norte, Labangan, Zamboanga Del Sur.


Enerio, who sustained two bullet wounded, was admitted at the hospital while Aberin, 40, was detained as he voluntarily surrendered to the responding policemen.

The police said that Guinea was shot and wounded around 7:15 p.m. Saturday at his residence at Purok Santan B in the village of San Jose, Pagadian City.

Investigation showed that Guinea was watching television together with his family when an unidentified gunman wearing baseball cap barged in and shot him, the police said.

The suspect fled and remain at large as investigation is underway to establish his identity, the police said. (Bong Garcia)

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