Man hurt in Isabela shooting
AN UNIDENTIFIED motorcycle riding suspect shot a resident of Hinigaran along National Highway, Hda Alicante, Brgy Bungahin, Isabela yesterday.
The victim was identified as Custodio Donesa, Jr., 41, and a resident of Brgy 4, Poblacion, Hinigaran.
Based on police report, the victim was riding on a motorcycle (backrider) driven by his nephew Kenjie Mahinay when unidentified suspect riding on a motorcycle shot him using undetermined caliber of firearm hitting him on his right neck and back portion of his body.
The victim was immediately brought to Ignacio Lacson Arroyo Memorial District Hospital for treatment, and was later transferred to Cozaron Locsin Memorial Regional Hospital for further medication.
A team from Isabela PNP led by Poloce Major Ruben Pajarito responded to the incident, however the suspect has already fled to unknown direction after the incident on board a motorcycle.
Motive of the incident is still being determined, Pajarito said./tde