Thursday, September 23, 2021
Advertisements
HomeCrimeWoman shot dead in residential village

Woman shot dead in residential village

Advertisements

By Julius D. Mariveles and Ronald Ian Evidente

BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines – A woman was shot dead in a residential area here as night started to fall over this city.

Photo by Ronald Ian Dellomes Evidente
Photo by Ronald Ian Dellomes Evidente

Mandalagan village councilman Hernani Castor, quoting neighbors of the woman, identified the fatality as Sarah Reboton, estimated to be around 24, a resident of the northern city of Cadiz.

Advertisements

Reboton reportedly rents a room in Santa Maria, the street on which she was shot and found sprawled by residents.

A forensics team processes the crime scene in Sta. Maria Street, Eroreco village. | Photo by Ronald Ian Dellomes Evidente
A forensics team processes the crime scene in Sta. Maria Street, Eroreco village. | Photo by Ronald Ian Dellomes Evidente

Castor said they first heard what sounded like gunshots around 6:40pm and found the body of Reboton in the middle of the street when they arrived.

Some neighbors told DNX they heard two sets of three shots each ring out before it was known that someone was shot.

Advertisements
152
DNX News Desk
Pioneer digital-first news and information source based in Bacolod City, Negros Occidental province. We are committed to providing high-quality journalism to our audience.

3 COMMENTS

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest News

Advertisements

TRENDING