Masked gunmen kill faith healer-A A +A
By Bong Garcia
Thursday, December 12, 2013
A FAITH healer was killed by masked gunmen in a remote village of Zamboanga del Norte, a police reported Thursday.
Zamboanga Peninsula police information officer Ariel Huesca said the incident took place around 9 p.m. Tuesday at Purok Tres in the village of Sicpao, Sominot town.
Chief Inspector Huesca identified the victim as Gregorio Gungob, 38, who died on the spot from gunshot and stab wounds.
Huesca said that Gungob was playing billiards together with his friend, Jemuel Cataga, when two mask men arrived and shot and stabbed the victim.
The responding policemen recovered 10 empty shells and six metal slugs of .45 caliber pistol at the crime scene.