Bizman shot dead in Davao-A A +A
Thursday, December 5, 2013
DAVAO (Updated, 1:56 p.m.) – A businessman died after he was mistakenly shot on Wednesday by his lone gunman who believed the victim was a leader of a carnapping group in Davao City.
Christopher Yap Yu, 37, was shot around 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, in front of the Yellow town house apartment in Rimas street, Barangay Wilfredo Aquino, Agdao district, Davao City.
The victim was inside his Toyota Prado when he was shot several times by a lone gunman who was wearing a bonnet.
Unconfirmed report said the victim was mistakenly shot by gun-for-hire who believed the victim is Ryan Baktin Yu, leader of Baktin Yu carnapping group, who is facing carnapping charges in court.
After the incident, the gunman fled using a getaway motorcycle driven by another person who was also wearing bonnet.
Maricel Lim Yu rushed his husband to the Southern Philippines Medical Center but the victim was declared dead on arrival.
Investigation is underway. (Sun.Star Davao/Sunnex)