Nicole Ella, 7, dies; pa stops docs, says she’s suffered enough

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PRETTY IN PINK Stephanie Nicole Ella (second from left), her 5-year-old brother Ken and her cousins eagerly await New Year’s Eve outside their home in Caloocan City unaware that she would be hit by a stray bullet at midnight. Note date on photo at right. PHOTO COURTESY OF ELLA FAMILY

Stephanie Nicole Ella, the 7-year-old girl who was hit in the head by a stray bullet while watching the fireworks show outside her Caloocan City home on New Year’s Eve, fought for 38 hours to stay alive.

At 2:26 p.m. Wednesday, Dr. Emmanuel Bueno, the head of the East Avenue Medical Center (EAMC) emergency room trauma center, pronounced Nicole dead.

“Let’s stop. She has suffered enough,” Bueno quoted Nicole’s father, Aquilino, as telling the doctors who were trying to revive the girl after her eighth cardiac arrest. Nicole had been suffering a series of cardiac arrests since 5 a.m. Wednesday.

“Her parents are understandably upset. Their daughter died because of the senseless indiscriminate firing of a very irresponsible person,” the doctor said.

When Nicole was wheeled out on a gurney to the hospital morgue, her small body was wrapped in a green Spongebob Squarepants blanket. The cartoon character was one of her favorites, her father said.

“We just want to take her home,” said Aquilino. He said the wake for his daughter would be held at the family residence in Barangay (village) Malaria, Tala, Caloocan City.

Asked what his daughter liked to do, Aquilino smiled and said that Nicole loved books, particularly coloring books, and usually watched movies of Barbie.

“The last thing she was busying herself with was watercolor painting using her fingers,” he recalled, adding that Nicole loved coloring with crayons.

Aquilino said he had only one regret, that he was not able to grant Nicole’s last wish for him to carry her while they watched the fireworks on New Year’s Eve.

“But I could not carry her that time because I was already carrying her brother and I told her that she was too big,” he said.

He renewed his appeal for witnesses to come forward and identify the shooter. “I hope that this does not happen to his own children,” he said of the gunman.

Deepest level of coma

Several hours before Nicole died, Bueno told the Inquirer that she was in the deepest level of coma under the Glasgow coma scale. This meant that her heart was the only organ keeping her alive.

“She could no longer breathe without the respirator and her heart was the only organ functioning,” the doctor explained.

The heart is the very last organ to stop functioning in the human body, Bueno said.

He said that while there have been cases of patients who have had cardiac arrests while in the deepest level of coma being revived, this was very rare.

By 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nicole had suffered her eighth cardiac arrest and intervals between her heart stopping and being revived through cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) had become very close.

“We asked the parents if they wanted us to continue to resuscitate Nicole. They saw that the girl was already suffering and asked our doctors to stop reviving her,” Bueno told reporters, explaining that the staff had been giving the girl CPR for 20 minutes with no response.

“At that point, we did not see any way for the girl to come back,” the doctor said.

Philippine National Police chief Director General Alan Purisima on Wednesday assured the Ella family that the police would stop at nothing to identify and arrest the shooter.

“Your police will do everything it can to resolve the case (of Stephanie Nicole) and the other victims of stray bullets,” he said.

“We have already assigned police investigators to each of the incidents of indiscriminate firing. We expect them to resolve these cases as soon as possible,” said Purisima, adding that the Mandaluyong police had already arrested the suspect in the killing of 4-year-old Ranjilo Nemer.

The PNP chief said he was not satisfied with the police’s failure to gather enough information and evidence that would lead to the identification and arrest of the people behind the indiscriminate firing of guns.

“They (the police) need to focus on these cases and make those responsible for these answer for their crimes,” he said.

Purisima said he had directed PNP field commanders to identify the registered gun owners within the vicinity of areas where victims were hit by stray bullets and check if they had fired their guns.

He said the community also needed to help, noting that witnesses could have been standing only a few hundred meters away from the people who fired the guns.

“If you happen to see or hear about a certain individual who fired his gun during New Year’s Eve, you can inform the nearest police station so we can check if that person could be responsible for the bullet that hit the victims,” Purisima said.

He said he was also thinking of creating a database of individuals who have been involved in indiscriminate firing in the past to help the police prevent similar incidents in the future.

“Once they try to fire their guns, the police will arrest them on the spot. But we need the active cooperation of the community to do this,” he said. With a report from Marlon Ramos

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  • ShineMother

    R.I.P. Stephanie Nicole Ella and the other stray bullet victims in this year’s new year celebrations. I extend my condolences to their family and friends.
    ~Siguro imbis na magluksa ang Malakanyang tungkol dito, mas maganda kung may magagawa silang aksyon sa problemang to. 

  • catalansbarce

    Dapat doon ka magalit at magmura sa taong pumatay kay Stephanie.., not to Mar.

    • http://www.yellowmythbusters.gov.ph/ Weder-Weder Lang

      Galit nga ako sa dalawa. Kay Mar na oportunista at sa pumatay kay Stephanie. Masama bang tuligsain ang natutulog na idolo mong si Mar?

  • Chee Chee

    Walang murahan….

    • http://www.yellowmythbusters.gov.ph/ Weder-Weder Lang

      Sabihin mo yan kay Mar Roxas. O baka ignorante ka lang. 3 beses nagmura ang idolo mong si Mar Roxas sa entablado ng rally sa Makati “Tindignation”. Yan ang idolo mo, nagmumura.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/55XNXOYBNF6BG3EWOM5V4YMWXM Pedro

    MANILA  POLICEMEN SHOULD  BE  ASSIGNED  TO  HUNT  THE  KILLER  OF  STEPHANIE. . THEN, PAG  NAHULI  NA, PATAKASIN  ANG  DEMONYONG  ITO, TAPOS  PAULANAN  DIN  NG  BALA  HABANG  TUMATAKAS. 

  • http://twitter.com/vicfabephotos Vic Fabe

    Such a beautiful child..I’m so upset…

  • novaliches

    kung walang mag-sasalita, dapat i-blanket search ng PNP ang lahat na nakatira doon within 100 meters ng insidente. or magbigay ng reward money.  yung nakapatay ay siguradong nandiyan lang.

  • http://profiles.yahoo.com/u/J4WK4GQJ4HMNJTAOOBKOOYF7JM jeff

    Walang kasalanan dito si Roxas and wag kang mag mura..hehe
    Tulongan mo na lang mga pulis mag hanap sa gun owner at paputokin natin baril nya pataas hanggang matamaan sya ng sarili nyang bala galing sa taas.

    • Vincent Tuason

      korina is datchu?

    • http://www.yellowmythbusters.gov.ph/ Weder-Weder Lang

      Bawal magmura? Bago ka magsalita, magsaliksik ka muna. Si Mar Roxas ang mahilig magmura. Nagmumura pa nga sya sa entablado noong rally sa Makati “Tindignation”. Baka nakalimutan mo na. Ulyanin kana pala eh. Samba ka ng samba kay Mar Roxas, nabulag ka na.

  • cute79

    sana mahuli na ang demonyong nagpaputok ng baril at efiring squad.sana ipagbwal na ang kahit anong klaseng paputok sa pasko at new year para maiwasan na mga taong nabibiktima karamihan pa naman ay mga bata.

  • Ph3n0M47

    unbelievably sad and senseless…my heart and prayers go to this family. For sure the people responsible for this could care less

  • lescantillal

    What a sad, tragic case. This little girl need not die of people have been careful. Sa kadami ng taon na palaging may namamatay dahil lang sa pagpapaputok ng baril na hindi naman kailangang gawin, hindi pa rin natututo. Ano kaya ang kailangan nila para matuto, yung sarili nilanmg anak ang maging biktima? Huwag naman sanang mangyari din sa kanila ito, o kahit kanino. 

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/36O4ZGE5JY24XE4XQOXBM6O4WE Klepto

    “Philippine National Police chief Director General Alan Purisima on Wednesday assured the Ella family that the police would stop at nothing to identify and arrest the shooter.”
    And you should start with your own people, useless POS.

  • j1u2a3n

    Pag nahuli na ‘tong suspect na ‘to pwede bang patayin na lang? Kung pwede lang din ako na sana ang mismong gagawa.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/5ILTYYTQK5B35FDKCFEYQDKG7Q Jerry

    Bakit kailangan bang ibalita sa news na may ginagawa ka? Gagawa ka ng tama kasi yong ang dapat at tama. Hindi pang media mileage lang. Magisip ka nga bobo.

    • http://www.yellowmythbusters.gov.ph/ Weder-Weder Lang

      Oo, kelangan ibinabalita yun. Kasama sa tungkulin nila yun. Ikaw lang naman ang bobo na hindi makaintindi eh.

  • Mike Moreno

    Masyado papogi itong mga officers ng pulis. dami nila sinasabi pero di naman sapat kilos nila. sa isip kasi nila lilipas lang yan. dapat sila ang unang alisin sa pwesto kasi inefficient yan mga yan. di naman nila naeenforce mabuti mga batas. kadamihan sa kanila sila pa ang lumalabag sa batas at gumigimik lagi. we should replace the current police force with a better educated and stricter lot. kung mahigpit nila pinapatupad batas magkakaroon disiplina!!!  sila ag unang disiplinahin!!!

  • Mike Moreno

    HANAPIN NYO LAHAT PULIS SA AREA NA YAN! HANAPIN NYO LAHAT SECURITY GUARDS DYAN SA AREA NA YAN! HANAPIN DIN NYO LAHAT NG ME ARI NG REGISTERED NA BARIL SA AREA NA YAN. HANAPIN NYO DIN YUN MGA LOOSE FIREARMS DYAN. ANDUN ANG PUMATAY KE NICOLE. MGA INUTIL KAYO.

  • geekako

    An effective system must be developed to help Police catch those who fires their gun. Ever watched the “Numb3rs” TV series? Calling all Math and Physics enthusiast out there….

    • noguile

      trajectory siguro ng bullet makukuha na nila ang area ng shooter. tapos reward sa witness kahit anonymous.

  • regie

    Gawing special crime ang indiscrimnate firing. pag nahuli capital punishment. gawing summary procedure by setting up special courts. gawing itong heinous crime.

    • OnesimusUnbound

      Firing Squad! 

  • Dadi Jordy

    wala raw sa data base nila yung baril na ginamit… pano ba naman e out of over a million registered guns, wala pang 100,000 ang naeencode sa data base nila… anak ng…

    • Magsasaka

      expected mo kaagad registered gun ang ginamit?ilang milyon din kaya ang loose firearms na binenta ng mga pulis at militar mismo, ilang milyon kaya ang loose firearms na gamit ng private armies ng mga gunggong na pulitiko, ilang milyon kaya ang gamit ng mga sindikatong protektado ng mga pulis, militar at pulitiko?

  • gmaisthebestpresident

    sana mamatay na din yung gagong nagpaputok nung baril na yun.

    • batangpaslit

      let him suffer first for the consequences of his undoing

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_MXOWXSFICOTS2EABQMULUO7UTY Rommel Jason

    Here is where the pro-Life people are much needed, where we need your strong condemnation and call to action, where your influence should be felt. Being pro-Life is not just about giving a chance for a child to be born but giving the child a quality life that ensures his/her protection and care after being born and ensuring secured childhood and productive life. Life begins at conception but it doesnt end there and we should ensure that there is (quality) life after birth.

  • impending_raptor

    Rest in peace Nicole, you are now in a better place amongst the cherubim and seraphim. My prayers to you and your family.

  • Sippho

    I can’t help but cry reading this article…A senseless death of a beautiful girl..Gone too soon… I pray that whoever is responsible for her death will surface and surrender voluntarily… Condolence to the family!!!

    To PNP pls do your TASK!!!

  • Sippho

    You’re barking a wrong tree… Why blame Mar Roxas for this?

    • http://www.yellowmythbusters.gov.ph/ Weder-Weder Lang

      Bilang DILG Sec, bakit hindi niya paigtingin ang paghanap sa mga suspect? Bakit bigla syang nagtatago? Masyado ka naman nabulag sa pagsamba mo kay Mar Roxas eh.

  • Mananandata69

    For God loves a child, and anybody who violated a child is a devil in the eyes of God.

    • banditpogi

       Then why is your God allowing so many innocent children to be violated???

      • Mananandata69

        because my God works in a mysterious ways. I am not sure of your God.

      • banditpogi

         My god, if I will ever have one, will not allow any child to be violated.  And my god, if I will ever have one, must work in clear, simple and non-mysterious ways in order for me to trust and have faith in him.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/KAAEZZZL7OMMZ5K4KCFETADLSM jerome

    I am willing to donate cash to who ever would be able to give information about the whereabouts of the person who is responsible for the death of Nicole. I am a gun enthusiast but this is a clear violation of every thing I stood for on gun ownership and responsibility. To the parents, friends and those who love Nicole so much our heartfelt condolence.

    • gagokayonglahat

      Cash? Magkano? Piso?

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/KAAEZZZL7OMMZ5K4KCFETADLSM jerome

         Siguro ikaw ang may kagagawan sa mga nangyaring ito kaya ganyan ang takbo ng utak mo? Kung magkano man iyon ano naman sayo…at kung ikaw nga ang may kasalanan nito lalakihan ko ang ibibigay ko na para pati anino mo hahabulin ka

      • batangpaslit

        utak butete eh…even his hadle aptly descibes his warp mind

      • batangpaslit

        bagay lang ang ID mo Tsong sa utak mong butete. malaking katawan, pero, ang ulo ipis. puno pa ng lason.
        inggit ka dahil kahit singkong duling wala kang na donate
        kawawa ka naman…

      • gagokayonglahat

        Bakit? Meron bang nagawang singkong duling sa Bangko Sentral? Ihanap mo nga ako kung meron tapos papakain ko sa nanay mong bading.

  • waawmali

    ay ang galing. ganyan ang hirit ng mga iresponsable na tao na may baril eh. mura ka ng mura habang ang iba na bobo na may baril, tira lang ng tira. 
    panahon na para magbago ang direksyon at layunin ng mga komentong tulad nito. walang ka kwenta kwenta. panay na lang reklamo. ang tatay mong kalbo!

    • http://www.yellowmythbusters.gov.ph/ Weder-Weder Lang

      tama, kalbo si tatay.

      pero nakalimutan mong bobo ka rin. si Mar Roxas ang mahilig magmura. ginagaya ko lang sya. ilang beses nga syang nagmura sa entablado noong may rally sa Makati “Tindignation” laban kay pandak eh. esep esep ka muna, lumalabas ang pagkabobo mo.

      • waawmali

        ahhh – sasabay ka pa at gagaya sa taong narinig mong nagmura. alam mo naman mali, gagayahin mo pa. ano ka ba? grade school? subukan mo munang magisip bago ka magkomento at ipamahagi sa publiko ang pagka-panis ng iyong budhi. oras nang tumahimik ang mga gaya mong walang kontribusyon sa lipunan kundi umangal at magingay. naghahanap ka pa ng sisisihin?! alam mo, nakakahiya kang tao! hindi ka ata pilipino. wala kang sariling pagiisip! gagaya ka lang – sa mali pa. nakakahiya. 

        ay…. ako nga pala bobo. 

      • http://www.yellowmythbusters.gov.ph/ Weder-Weder Lang

        Hahaha. korni mo pala. sobrang trying hard. magjakul ka muna, baka mailabas mo ang tensyon mo sa katawan.

  • divictes

    Ban firecrackers, they just camouflage the sound of gunfire.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_GSNMBBLLZ43XPQQIROO7XCR62E Den

    There must be political will to stop this madness. If the citiozens in the community refuse to cooperate because of fear or intimidation from the gun owners, then the police and the government must step in with drastic measures:

    1. Firing a gun indiscrinately must be decalared a capital offense. It should not matter whether the stray bullet actually hit anyone. The mere firing of the gun should already constitute a criminal act.

    2. Barangay, municipal or city officials of all places where indiscriminate firing takes place should be suspended and charged with dereliction of duty.

    3. Reward of not less than P1,000,000 should be offered for information that will lead to the arrest of anyone who indiscriminately fires a gun, regardless if the stray bullet will hit anyone.

    4. Persons who will block, mislead or provide false information during investigations, or will help offenders escape apprehension should be charged with the same offense as the gunman.

    5. The Chief of Police who has jurisdiction over the case should be removed if the case is not resolved within 30 days.

    6. Convicted offenders must serve a mandatory jail term of no less than 10 years, must pay the government the reward money given to the informant, if any, and pay if there is a victim of the stray bullet, indemnify them or their heirs.

    7. In addition to the jail terms, the offender should be made to render lifetime community service to emergency rooms of hospitals during the holidays so they will be contantly reminded of the grief and trauma they caused to innocent victims of their senseless actions.

    It is simply repulsive that the neighbors of the Ella family chose to remain silent and refuse to cooperate with authorities in finding the perpetrator. They have no place in a decent society.

  • http://whywontgodhealamputees.com/ Lucky Luciano

    Ban Fireworks. That’s the simplest solution. That’s the easiest way you tell if your neighbor is firing his gun.

    BAN FIREWORKS.

    BTW: Stephanie Nicole Ella, the 7-year-old girl who was hit in the head by a
    stray bullet while watching the fireworks show outside her Caloocan City
    home on New Year’s Eve.

    • banditpogi

       Kahit noong illegal ang mga fireworks ang daming nabibiling fireworks!!!

      • http://whywontgodhealamputees.com/ Lucky Luciano

        Kung illegal ang fireworks illegal din ang magpaputok. Ibig sabihin pwedeng ireklamo. Totoo iyan, may mabibilhan parin. Nasa kapitbahay na iyan kung isusumbong nila yung kapit bahay nilang gumagamit ng fireworks. Hindi kamukha ng shabu na pwedeng itago or isekreto ang pag-gamit, bobo lang ang mag sisindi ng fireworks sa kwarto niya, ilalabas at ilalabas iyan ng bahay, malas nalang kapag sinumbong ng kapit bahay.

        Malinaw na ba? Baka invisible and silent fireworks yung sinasabi mo, ah mahirap nga yun. LOL

  • felix1959

    Bakit si Duterte kayang i ban ang fire crackers sa lugar nya, mga mayor sa Pilipinas mga walang bayag! puro pamumulitika, mga inutil! 

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/RRFGBCEJ6OURIE3PW3I5YCH3FQ Hideki

      Ang mayor kasi sa caloocan ay busy sa pag imprenta ng tarpaulin na nakalgay ang malaking mukha nya at ng anak nya..ganyan sa caloocan

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_TJLBFK6Y4JTVHRRL3PAFMU4VPI Pola

       Its because Duterte enforces orders with iron fists and closed eyes especially those that protect lives and properties – walang casualty sa Davao. Tsaka si Mayor ay d takot for the next election. Tama ka, yong iba dyan nagpapalaki lang ng itlog – sa Bisaya sila ay mga 4-Bs (BULASTOG, BALBAHOTOG, BUTALO, na BUWAYA)

    • ARIKUTIK

      The mayor is Not corrupt, his words gains respect from residents. It’s about honorable leaders. What would it be if a leader is known to be a pervert Abnoy ? The citizens will be kicking and slapping each other for an Abnoy does not command respect but chaos of perversion.  

      • bakitkailangan

         ARAUTAK, ang layo naman yata ng kumento mo sa balitang ito.

      • ARIKUTIK

        One blogger mentioned Duterte the mayor of Davao City who successfully staged a = Bang….Bang….Kaboom-LESS, happy celebration. A sharp eye just pop up an idea about the difference between respectable Man and the genderless pervert in power. Locally called > ABNOY ! the creator of chaos.  

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_IGLQQ2TTZF3BAWUHUWLFWVPZDE Vladymir

        siguro di ka pinatsupa ni abnoy,kaya ganoon na lang ang galit mo sa kanya.

      • banditpogi

        Di ba obvious na lab niya si GMA???

    • GustoKoHappyKa

      karamihan ng pinoy kasi pag alam nila na may lusot kahit masama eh gagawin yan.. pero tignan mo pag yan pinoy na yan nasa ibang bansa na mahigpit ang pagpapatupad ng batas napakabait at masunurin…

      kaya ang mga tao na nakatira sa davao alam nila na pag di sila sumunod sa batas eh siguradong mahuhuli sila.

      ang mga driver na siraulo mag maneho sa manila..pag nasa loob ng subic napabait. dahil alam nila sigurado mahal ang babayadan nila pag nagka traffic violation sila.

    • banditpogi

       Takot nga kasi mga tao sa Davao kay Duterte.  Balita ko kahit watusi takot sila mag sindi at baka ma salvage.  Bakit hindi gawing mayor si Duterte sa Patikul Sulu, tignan natin kung matakot niya mga tao doon.

  • felix1959

    Yung nagpaputok ng baril na nakapatay kay Nicole, hintayin mo ang ganti ng Diyos!

    • banditpogi

      Kaya tinatamad mga police gawin yung trabaho nila, kasi pinapasa dios na lang lahat!!! Buti kung may action na gagawin ang dios.  Mag amen-amen lang yung salarin absuwelto na siya sa dios.  May assurance pa nang eternal life sa langit.

  • WeAry_Bat

    Sayang naman na buhay.  Good luck sa mga police, kaya niyo yan.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_TJLBFK6Y4JTVHRRL3PAFMU4VPI Pola

    Para sa nakabaril ke Nicole: Sana ma consensya ka sa nagawa mo at sa nangyari sa bata. Lumutang ka na. Baka one of these days you will meet a VIOLENT, BLOODY AND PAINFUL EVENT IN YOUR LIFE, THEN DEATH WILL COME MONTHS LATER.
    At kayong taga Tala at nearby communities na nag pa potok ng baril noong NY submit your guns to the authorities for test to clear your conscience.
    NBI should assign a special team of 2 just to hunt the killer. Huwag na yong marami wala ring mang yari.
    My condolences to the parents and families of this lovely girl. RIP Nicole.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_ZLG6N3K2NDNGD3JN46EXOIOSEE pogi

    WHAT A BAD START NEW YEAR FOR NICOLE’S FAMILY.

    I AM INDEED DISGUSTED TO THE PERSON THAT KILLED NICOLE.

    AS I ANALYZE THE BEHAVIOUR OF THESE IDIOT PERSON, HE COULD CARELESS, IF HE IS CONCERN TO NICOLES BEING, HE “MUST” SURRENDER MOMENTARILY AND ADMIT HIS BEING A MORON.

    MY TEARS FELL IN MY CHEECKS. I COULD FEEL THE SADNESS OF NICOLE’S FUTURE. DITTO HER FAMILY.

    I AM A FAMILY MAN, I’M ALWAYS REMINDING MY CHILDREN NOT TO TOUCH OR WATCH THE CHILDREN AND MAN FUND OF FIRING FIRECRACKERS.

    I AM IN AMERICA, THAT’S HOW I AM VERY MUCH CONCERN OF MY CHILDREN’S SAFETY.

    CONDOLENCE TO NICLOLE’S FAMILY.

    MAY HER SOUL REST IN PEACE AND LET THE PERPETUAL LIGHT SHINE UPON HER. AMEN.

    NICOLE MY FAMIL;Y LOVE’S YOU. WE’LL ALWAYS PRAY FOR YOU AND FAMILY.

    YOU’RE AN ANGEL, NICOLE. GOD LOVES YOU.

    YOU’RE IN HIS KINGDOM NOW.

    BRO. LAMBERT

    FOUNDER-DIVINE HEALING OF DIVINE MERCY

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_TOXHGNYMNIUB5QVWCBTVQ7XOOU Jack

       Pogi, naka Caps Lock ka. Sakit sa mata basahin

      • batangpaslit

        hayaan mo na lang….nakiramay sa hinagpis eh

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_ZLG6N3K2NDNGD3JN46EXOIOSEE pogi

    ADVISE TO CHIEF PNP MAKE A DOOR TO DOOR INVESTIGATION WITHIN THE VICINITY WHERE THE BULLET HIT’S NICOLE.

    I’M SURE YOU’LL CATCH THE GUY THAT KILLED HER. OR GIVE A REWARD SO THE CULPRIT COULD IMMEDITIATELY SURFACE.

    HARD WORK IS THE ESSENCE OF CATCHING THESE TRIGGER HAPPY-KILLER.

    YOU MURDERER.

    • batangpaslit

      your recommended course of action is excellent

  • noguile

    konting kalasingan at kayabangan kapalit ay buong buhay na paghihirap ng kalooban. kung hindi aamin ang nagpaputok siguradong kakainin siya unti-unti ng konsensya nya.bawat gabi pagtulog, bawat araw habing naglalakad sya, nagtatrabaho, kumakain, nilalaro ang mga anak, humihinga. kahit di nya aminin o pansinin, nariyan ang alaala ng inosenteng bata sa  kailaliman ng pag iisip nya. giginhawa lamang ang isip nya kung susuko sya. baka nga binabasa nya ito ngayon. gawin mo na lang ang tama.

  • $14170612

    i can reckon their pain and sadness, my fervent prayer to the family of nicole,

    • batangpaslit

      sobra ang sakit eh…imagine, 7 yrs old lang. inosente.
      imbis Happy New Year ang greetings, ang greeing ay lungkot, sakit, at luha

  • beeznet

    “Your police will do everything it can to resolve the case (of Stephanie Nicole) and the other victims of stray bullets,” said Philippine National Police chief Director General Alan Purisima.
    Yeah, right!

    • batangpaslit

      dika bilib ha sa efficacy ng pulis

      • jolly_baby

         ako di.. minsan tatamad tamad mga yan.. lumiliksi lang pag may leads. else di tlaga gagalaw mga yan… now ummaaction onte kasi may public involvement

  • $38346712

    Sa karaang panahon ang ritwal sa mga pagano maglambigit sa paghalad og mananap alang sa ilang diosdios. Kanding, baboy o manok ihawon isip padugo sa ilang kasaulogan. Ning moderno nga panahon, naa pay mga pagano nga magsaulog sa pagsugat sa bag-ong tuig. Ang nakangilngig sa ilang ritwal mao ang pagpatay og tawo pinaagi sa pagpabuto sa ilang mga pusil. Dugo sa mga inosenteng biktima mobanaw sa yuta ingon nga halad sa diosdios sa suwerte ug lihi.

  • akramgolteb

    The gun where the bullet came from may have been fired 1-2 kms away if it did not hit anything else on it’s path. PNP forensics need to do a lot of homework as to what the angle is of the bullet when it hit Nicolle. This is how they can make an estimate of where the gun was fired from. Usually people who fire guns during revelries will fire at an angle of over 45 degrees because they know if they fire at a low angle they will hit people close by & they will get caught. Once they get an estimate of the distance then they can ask people around that area if they noticed somebody fire a gun at the time Nicolle was hit. They should not limit their search in the close vicinity of where Nicolle was.

    • WeAry_Bat

      The bullet may travel 1-2kms upwards but may cover less than a kilometer from origin. 

      • batangpaslit

        may puna din ako sa sinabi ni Akra.
        at any rate, pag na sona ang lugar, puede rin na saliksikin ang two kilometre radius at alamin sino ang nasa household ang may baril
        tingnan ang listahan ng Firearms Unit

      • WeAry_Bat

        pwede din kasi illegal o paltik. medyo mey punto ang mga pro-gun na bihira sa kanila ang sira ulo.

        pero oo, effective range ng bala is less than 300 meters. pure gravity talaga ang dahilan bakit yung bala nakapenetrate pa. sa x-ray picture, parang sideways pa nga dahil nag-tumbling na ang bala pababa.

      • batangpaslit

        correct, the right thinking licensed FA owner, will not fire his or her gun indisciminately.
        you may be right….an unregistered firearm was used. yes, the force of the bullet ejected from the muzzle of the gun have the same impact when the bullet is going down.

        pero paano kaya masala ng pulis ito? offer reward money?

      • akramgolteb

        Tumpak, sa ideal conditions, 0 wind resistance, kung ano ang velocity ng bala paglabas sa baril na pinaputok paitaas siya rin ang volocity niya sa dulo ng trajectory niya. Alam ito ng mga gun enthusiasts kaya hind sila magpapaputok kahit paitaas. Ang mga gunggong na illegal gun owners akala nila pagnagpaputok sila ng paitaas babagal ang bala pagbagsak. Mga sundalo at pulis hindi din nila alam ito kaya kadalasan sila ang nagpapaputok.

    • batangpaslit

      two kilometres away?
      that means….2,000 metres?
      ano ba ang ginamit?
      sniper rifle?
      kung pistol or revolver, i do not know if a firearm with shorter barrel have that power to eject a bullet that far?

      • akramgolteb

        Kung pataas ang pagbaril 45 degrees aabot hangang 2 000 mtrs ang bala kung wala masyado wind resistance at walang ibang tinamaan. Ang iniisip mo siguro effective range ng pistol. Sa 9mm semi auto effective range 25-30 mtrs lang, ibig sabihin inasinta mo ang target sa sights niya deretso, walang trajectory, tatamaan mo kung 25 mtrs lang ang layo at steady ang shooting arm mo. 

      • gagokayonglahat

        Tama ka, bobo lang talaga siguro itong si BatangPaslit.

  • vladimirski

    Ayaw ko na sana mag comment kasi sa totoo naiinis ako sa mga ganitong pangyayari. Tuwing bagong taon na lang ganito since I was young this kind of news already existed up until now. I am even a witness of a bullet na pumasok sa aming bubungan and nearly missed my mother. THANKS God for taking good care of my mom. Ilang buhay pa ba ang dapat mawala until this STUPID people would stop using their guns ano para mag yabang, mag pasikat, simply @$$H07es. I only wish na mga taong ganito mawala na sa mundo at sana lang magparamadam sa kanila ang mga pinatay nila at isama na rin sila sa hukay..RIP

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_LHTWUXKL5GQ66NGG73Z6EIMYZI june

    i really can’t help but shed tears seeing the picture of a happy, beautiful and innocent child just minutes before being fell by a stray bullet.  she actually reminds me of my own 11 year old girl who was also watching the fireworks on new years eve.  may nicole find the eternal peace she rightly deserves in the bosom company of our lord.  Rest in peace

  • https://me.yahoo.com/a/hbRkpPw1oYTBJamz.EH7acMZBBVoIlWXriA-#e4348 Felix

    Panalangin ko na makayanan at malampasan ng mga nagmamahal kay Estephanie Nicole ang sakit na dulot nang kanyang pagkawala. Meron din mga tao na nakakagawa ng mali dahil hindi lang nila alam ang panganib ng kanilang ginagawa, kaya dapat ang mga punong barangay bago manungkulan ay mag training sa ilalim ng PNP sa panganib ng pagpapaputok ng baril at iba pang paputok tapos e-train din nila ang lahat nang kanilang nasasakupan upang maiwasan ang sakuna dahil sa kawalang-alam.

  • TUMBOKIN

    What a senseless way to go.  I pray that the triggerman dies a miserable death and goes to hell.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_LHTWUXKL5GQ66NGG73Z6EIMYZI june

    to the echiverri dynasty, please do not squeeze political points from the tragic death of stephanie nicole.  this would not have happened if you just did your job instead of defacing caloocan with your ugly tarpaulin.  shame on you

    • Bonggebongge

      Korek…isa pa ang mga echiverri sa mga bilang ng political dynasty sa bansa, sinabi pa nyang mga yan na political destiny daw….leche sila. puros mukha nalang nilang mga panget ang bubungad sayo sa kalookan.

  • Andres_Bagumbayan

    Resulta ito ng kawalan nagawa ng mga nagdaang at kasalukuyan pamahalaan.taon-taon na lang ay maraming ganitong sakuna.ngunit ang tanong may ginagawa o nagawa ba ang mga inihalal natin mga pinuno? wala…sandamakmak silang inutil sa pagpapatupad ng katahimikan at kapayaan sa kanilang nasasakupan!!! Itigil na ang walang saysay na “Paputok” sa pagsalubong ng bagong taon!!!

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/7W2MKQV26UWJM75RM6FZTTY2WM don eric

    Why most of us (Filipinos) are hard headed to obey laws and rules of the nation? It is time to change that crap values. can we imagine how an innocent child suffers this senseless indiscriminate and irresponsible use of firearm.

    I agree to put up a special law and implement the strict issuance and permission of any firearms to any individual.

    I pray for the soul of  ‘Nicole’. God is with her now.

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_MVGHWWFVPFBW3VAPDWHW47QB2E Emmanuel

       Talagang matitigas ang pinoy sa pagsunod sa batas. simpleng traffic light nga lang dun sa tawiran sa MOA, di pa nila masunod, kahit 30 seconds lang na nakared. pag nakita nilang walang dumaraan na sasakyan, tatawid na. Di ba wala naman mawawala kung hintayin nilang mag-go yung para sa tao.Kaya nga di umaasenso ang Pinas dahil sa walang disiplina ang mga tao

      • banditpogi

         Tama ka diyan brod.  Yung isang safety officer nga namin sa companya nasa tapat lang yung tulay tawiran, sa mismong kalsada pa makikipag patentero sa mga sasaksan.  Nakakalungkot talagang tanggapin na kulang talaga tayo sa disciplina.

      • banditpogi

      • batangpaslit

        sabi ko nga sa isang blogger, Filipinos are legalistic; but, not law abiding

  • GustoKoHappyKa

    napakasakit at napakahirap para sa isang ama yung ginawa na ipatigil na ang pag resuscitate sa anak nya.

    my guess …mga criminal din yung nagpaputok ng baril…

  • http://twitter.com/robustgrowth robustgrowth

    kriminal yung nag pa putok ng baril na yun,puro kayabangan kung sino man yun dapat mahuli sya.

  • speedstream2

    No one can even begin to imagine the anguish and sorrow that the family of Nicole are now going through. This is one of those senseless deaths that makes one wish the most horrific punishment on the culprit. We should be unforgiving in exacting justice on those who harm our children.

    • batangpaslit

      forgiveness naman Bro does not mean libre na ang guilty.
      forgiveness means….you don’t harbour vengeance to mete “justice” with your bare hands.
      rather, you turn over to the authorities the matter of just penalty for the wrong done against you.

  • ryepim

    Dito sa DAVAO CITY, isang tao lang ang NA PAPUTUKAN sa Yuletide Season… yung Malaysian Terrorist Bomber!!!

    • banditpogi

       Takot kasi kayo lahat ma salvage kaya wala magkalakas loob magpaputok kahit watusi!!!

      • ryepim

        Malakas din ba Loob mo? Kung OO sabihan mo lang ako, bigyan kita ng Ticket Papuntang Davao, at Pla-pla,OG, Kwitis. Sindihan mo sa tapat ng City Hall… Wag mo lang kalimutan, ang pag papaputok sa davao ay illegal na, nasa batas na namin yan dito, kulong hanggang sampung taon!!!!!

      • banditpogi

        Salamat na lang brod. Duwag din ako.  Baka ma salvage pa ako tapos lagyan nang droga bangkay ko para sabihing drug pusher ako.

        Pagpapaputok nang watusi sampung taon??? Eh yung summary execution ilang taon kaya??? Sama na lang ako sa pag summary execution tiyak wala pa huli.

  • Peter

    Barangay Officials should be the one montoring the situations in their areas with the assistance of the police every year end celebration with the help of the whole community in that barangay, Tulong tulong po  dapat ang bawat isa sa atin upang mapangalagaan natin ang seguridad at kapakanan nating lahat lalo na ng ating mga anak. Pinaaabot ko po ang taos puso kong pakikiramay sa pamilya ni Stephanie Nicole Ella. 

  • ryepim

    Ang Dapat sa Metro Manila, tuwing Pasko at Bagong Taon, GUN BAN! ang sinong nakita may dalang baril, Order of Battle !!

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_PQO7PMO52SGTOE6ZGRAWP5JUOY captain ariz

    dapat mahuli yan sinu man yan ang nag paputok ng baril malapit lang dyan ..merun at merun ang nakakita  . ..sana magsalita sinu man ang nakakita sa kapit bahay na nagpaputok ng baril…sempre nakaka angat yan di naman magkakaroon ng baril yan kung walang pera .pero kapag merun siyang baril saan naman niya gagamitin yan .point ibig sabihin ginagamit niya din yan sa masama dahilan walang record or lesensya…

    • batangpaslit

      pag may ample monetary reward makatulong…sana, mag offer ang government sigurado marami ang mga contribute

  • ed_nique

    publish the caliber of the bullets and the areas involved in these incidents … if the gunshooter has a conscience he/she MIGHT give-up, but if he/she does not at least they will know what the proper authorities are looking out for.

    some may think that this will only alert those who fired the same caliber guns in this areas, i am only banking that those responsible will have the decency to give themselves up and face the consequences of their irresponsible actions. i can’t really put too much hope on our police investigators to be able to find them (but they are most welcome to prove me wrong).

    but if they are so callous and heartless, that they do not care whatsoever for what happened then there isn’t much we can do, but their conscience will never give them peace knowing that the same caliber bullet of the gun they fired in that area may have been the one that caused these senseless deaths and injuries.

    • batangpaslit

      harinawa

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_ZWTTKJTI57YO7TZBJC66GA2OLU dennis

    Ganito lang ka-simple yan! Government must do a move like sending SMS Msgs the name and address of a suspected person or neighbor who has FIREARMS! With or without license eh problema na niya yun!…An exchange for “Firearms for Food or Money” can be claim and MUST remain confidential!

    • batangpaslit

      galing na panukala…

    • jolly_baby

       Oo nga mas safe pag SMS… kaso wala naman silang sinabing may award. Mga tao praktikal din mga yan, they may just ignode and not get involved.. yan ang totoo. So hanggat maaga solusyonan.. ok SMS.. offer an award din.

    • banditpogi

      Papaano brod kung corrupt na police ang nag process nung SMS message at pangalan at address mo nakalagay sa SMS dahil galit yung kapit bahay mo sa iyo.  Papaano kung suhulan niya yung corrupt na police na mag tanim nang evidencia laban sa iyo???

  • tamakajan

    My deep felt condolences for the family. Let us help the victims, anyone knows who fired guns on that very moment please do come forth and help them find justice.
    It’s unfortunate that little children suffer the most on the mistakes of the mindless grown-ups.
    It’s really sad.

  • http://profiles.yahoo.com/u/Q63DUTCNJJKCYNURT4A4C6QZJM marco

    i can feel every bit of anger, dismay of the family, and every drop of tears the father and mother shed. call me crazy, but i can’t help but to cry while reading this.

    I will not wish harm to the children of the culprit. His kids don’t deserve  harm too. I hope everyone would learn from this…..

    for the family of nicole…..let it go though its painful. Lift up to the Lord…i am sure she is more than happy now. She is now watching us and with the angels of heaven…..

    Goodbye Nicole……Rest in Peace!

  • http://profiles.yahoo.com/u/Q63DUTCNJJKCYNURT4A4C6QZJM marco

    how many more lives are we going to sacrifice? how many more innocent and powerless people are we ready to give up? 

    I am appealing to all gun owners, think hundred of times….think of this circumstances will happen to your own family?

    The government till this time have NOT done anything and given justice to all victims? 

    Hindi ito puro papogihan pagdating sa eleksyon…….KUMILOS kayo!

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100002207384387 Andrei Mendoza

    next year, magpapaputok din ako ng baril sa new year, pero itututok ko sa mga bahay na alam kong may baril din. bahay ng police, bahay ng mga may licensed gun, sa bahay ng mga gang na may baril.!

    • gagokayonglahat

      Ayos! Mablotter ka nga.

    • banditpogi

       Good idea.  Dapat siguro RPG, mortar o howitzer iputok mo para maximum damage :)

  • batangpaslit

    kung nakarga ng father ang panganay niang anak….naiwasaan kaya if the father stood on the spot where his daughter was standing?
    nadisgrasya ang bata after picture taking? makatulog kaya ang may ari ng baril?
    bakit hindi ipa sona ng pulis ang area? lahat nang may ari ng baril ay ipa ballistic test? simulan sa mga registered gun owners.

    • ARIKUTIK

      Hindi naman alam ng nag baril na may natamaan siya. Kung siya mismo ay hindi alam ang mga pulis pa kaya ?

      • Twister12

        Anong klaseng sagot naman yan. Syempre pag ipinutok mo may tatamaan talga yan. Hindi nya pwedeng irason na sana huwag sa tao lumagpak.

      • batangpaslit

        sinagot ko rin ang commentary ni Arikutik

      • batangpaslit

        Tsong, ano man ang ibalibag mo sa itaas, bababa ‘yan dahil sa gravity, diba?
        Pangalawa, taon-taon, merong news report na may namamatay sa ligaw na bala kahit sa itaas pinaputok.

        NOW, tungkol sa paghanap ng nag paputok, simulan sa pag sona within the two kilometre radius kung saan natamaan ang biktimang bata. An ample reward to be offered to anyone who is able to give info that resulted to the identification and arrest of the gunwielder.
        Tingnan natin kung hindi ma identify ang taong nagpapaputok.
        Malay mo, magka bangungot ang salarin. Lahat ng nagpaputok ng baril ay suspect. Diba bawal ang gun firing in the observance of the new year celebration?

      • ARIKUTIK

        Mag Opisyal bigay ng 1 million reward sa sino mang maka pag tukoy sa salarin. Ngayon, kung sino mang nag empake para magbiyahe sa malayong mapag taguan ay siya ang malamang na salarin. Huliin ikulong bilang example para sa sunod na Gunless Happy New Year.

      • banditpogi

        Excellent suggestion…

      • banditpogi

         Sino mang nagpaputok nang baril sa general direction nang bahay nina Nicole, ang automatic assumption dapat, sila ang nakadisgrasya sa bata.  Kaya dapat public execution sa lahat nang nahuling nagpaputok nang baril.

      • ARIKUTIK

        Grabe ka naman, eh di ang daming may baril na ma execute Ok lang sana yon kasi mahilig silang magpa Putok, pero papano naman yong mga chicks nila na mag iiyakan kay nilibing sa hukay ang lover boy with big gun. Buti sana kung kasal sila tiyak tatangap ng pension ang chicks, maraming manliligaw sa kanya. Eh kung Girl freind in bed lang, sino pang mag totoo sa chicks na may makapal na Kalyo na ! eeeewwww….>>>>> makakain na nga lang. Baka ma execute pa ako ng mga nagrereklamong bulate sa tiyan….. byeeeeeee…. nice day….. weeeeee….. out >>>> ???  

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_ZWTTKJTI57YO7TZBJC66GA2OLU dennis

    This is how i interpret things happening to us in general…”Doing nothing is as good as allowing everybody even normal citizen to carry firearms….Allowing everyone to carry firearms means,legalizing and tolerance to everyone to commit an act of killing anyone….Killing everyone will result to civil unrest due to lack of justice…..Lack of justice means legalization to kill anyone…So why do we need justice and GUN BAN if people already had in their mind that “This is Justice (firearms)”?…LOGIC!

    • billy gunner

       ano raw?

      • bahaykubo1015

        ha! ha! ha! Akala ko ako lang ang nalito…;;

    • gagokayonglahat

      Dami mong period!

    • banditpogi

      Ano kamo???

    • kunsabagay

      gutom lang yan dre

    • Noredlac

      ????

    • archer vallesfin

      hmm

    • Archanger Angels

      si chicken o egg ang na una? di ko na gets. hehehe

    • rouelcalzita

      LOGIC…It does not mean, allowing to carry firearms, you are bound to kill anyone.
      If are you a victim of this gun related…you would thought the indispensable of gun.

    • banditpogi

       Ano kamo brod??? Dumugo ilong ko sa mga pinagsasabi mo.  Di ko rin ma gets!!!  Masyado ata mababaw!!!

  • potchi25

    Dapat yung nagpaputok ng baril na yan e tinutok na lang nya sa sarili nyang sentido. At least one less trigger-happy person sa Pilipinas, kesa isang inosenteng bata pa ang namatay dahil sa baril nya.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_ZWTTKJTI57YO7TZBJC66GA2OLU dennis

    A movement like “FIREARMS FOR FOOD OR MONEY” will sweep out everything,No need for search warrant! Surprise raid must be the answer!!!….Government must do their move by using people of the Philippines (through Cellphone text) informing his/her suspected neighbors hiding firearms!….My point is to bring out registration of firearms!…..NGAYON,KAPAG NAUNAHAN KANG ISUMBONG NG KAPITBAHAY MO AT ILLEGAL YAN EH PASENSIYAHAN NA LANG! The names and claim of incentives (price) must remain CONFIDENTIAL!….All we need is name and address of suspected person!…..We must think and find solution for the good of everyone.

    • batangpaslit

      merong prize money na bang na offer ang gobyerno? marami sigurong Kababayan ang mag contribute

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/D6JJWM334MQNOCLS5UAWHD6NXE Juan

        if there would be a price on it… an innocent can be jailed and the criminal be rich…

      • batangpaslit

        Johnny, how would it be?
        The police and the informant and witnesses would connive to “frame” anybody just to collect the prize?
        Your scenario is a gross distortion how justice ought to be dispensed.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/5UJ67L2LT2TI46PMH7DR7GSZBQ Ces

    Looking at this photo makes me cry. She reminds me of my eldest daughter. More than Nicole’s resting in peace, I also pray for the parents for them to have the strongest faith in God. Your angel is now seating beside the Almighty.

    And to the one who did this, I am very sure your conscience won’t let you live in sanity from that day on.

    • batangpaslit

      kung masuyod sana ang radius say a square kilometre kung saan natamaan ang bata, baka may chances na may mag volunteer na magturo.
      yes, sana nga ang conscience ng nagpaputok ay ma touch. paano kung seared conscience ng gumawa?
      sana….ang naka witness ng mga nagpaputok ng baril ay maglakas loob magbigay ng tip sa kinaukolan kahit anonymous

  • ever green

    i know how it feels like to ask the doctor to stop. i have experienced the same with my daughter. praying for the family. condolence.

  • WeAry_Bat

    i saw in FB another picture of the girl lying on the hospital bed with a bandage.  para siyang baby.   more than a thousand sad and outraged sa nangyari.

  • ToolsDLLs

    Our deepest condolences to the family of Nicole. Every year, people die from indiscriminate firing of guns. Why not try raising a bounty for this irresponsible id iot’s head, am sure, police can zero in on the suspect in no time.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_YAU43R25CAHGNYPHE6HLAM3V6Y Benjamin

    Dimonyong mga politiko ito..Umepal na naman si Echiverri trabaho ng pulis pinanghimasukan para lang makaEPAL at MaGPAPOGI..Nakakasuka pati trahedya talagang sinakyan para makapagpasikat…

  • Nick_Fury

    Para po sa mga Kapamilya at mga mahal sa buhay ni Nicole nakikiramay po kami sa inyo sa inyong pagdadalamhati. Kung meron man akong mabibigay sa inyo na pagluwag ng inyong kalooban ay humingi sa DIOS ng kanyang kapayapaan sa inyong pamilya. Hayaan niyo po mahal po kayo ng DIOS dahil sabi nya ang kaharian ng DIOS ay para sa mga bata. Kaya automatic ligtas po ang kanyang kaluluwa’t espiritu.

     

    Luke 18

    15 And they brought unto him
    also infants, that he would touch them: but when his disciples saw it, they
    rebuked them.16 But Jesus
    called them unto him, and said, Suffer little children to come unto me, and
    forbid them not: for of such is the kingdom of God.17 Verily I say unto you, Whosoever shall
    not receive the kingdom of God as a little child shall in no wise enter therein.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/G2UFL7BAIFFUU6TIW4FFAPTVV4 Ghost

    ALL those that fired their firearms last new year’s eve ought to serve jail sentence! It doesnt matter anymore whose bullet hit nicole, they have all done the same sinful act of kayabangan.
    The very act of indiscriminate firing should be deterred whether someone (or no one) is hit by this act of foolishness.
    .

  • EdsonArantesDoNascimiento

    My heart weeps for these angels,being a father of two boys.Alas (only God can help&protect us),this will happen again and again,not only during the new year revelry.More senseless deaths of the innocents will come because of the incomptent, corrupt and reactive law-enforcers and gov’t leaders we have!!!!We are an undone nation, for having a leader(?) who’s lazy, inept,a smoker and a gun-lover!!!!IUntil the next new year revelry,mark my word, it’ll happen again,no change!!!!

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_2DAZWQGRABQ742P6J6XNTSLGJQ dark matter

      Tradisyon yan ng karamihan ng Filipino. Sa tinging niyo ba natutuwa ang Diyos sa ganyang paraan ng pagdiriwang? Napakababaw naman ng mga naniniwala na natatakot ang mga masamang espiritu sa ingay ng putok. Sinasabi ba nila na mas matapang pa sila sa masasamang espiritu; silang nagpapaputok hindi natatakot yung masamang espiritu natatakot sa putok?! Patawa!

    • banditpogi

       Kabayan, sinisi mo na ata lahat maliban doon sa camoteng nagpaputok nang baril!!!

    • batangpaslit

      confine your condemnation, Bro, to the culprit

    • http://twitter.com/akongednamzug akongednamzug

      Naniniwala na sana ko sa mga sinasabi mo. Eh kaso sinabi pa yung salitang SMOKER.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_2DAZWQGRABQ742P6J6XNTSLGJQ dark matter

    The police will do everything it can to solve the case. Where and how will you start investigating a case of indiscriminate firing?

    • batangpaslit

      hehehe…
      susuyurin ang radius kung gaano kalayo ang marating ng bala. problema, baka paltik ang ginamit at dayuhan lang din ang nagpa putok

    • http://profiles.yahoo.com/u/XY4AW6ZJBAPIJ33L7KX6M3IOQI c

      police nga sila di ba? sila ang may alam. mag-abang ka na lang sa news. or tumulong ka kaya?

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_2DAZWQGRABQ742P6J6XNTSLGJQ dark matter

    Dapat kasi itigil na ang ganitong mga walang kwentang tradisyon. Ano ba ang ginagawa ng simbahan? Sila ang taga-promote ng ganitong mga okasyon. Kunwari nag-aastang tagapag-ingat ng mga mamayan. Pwe! puro mga mapagpaimbabaw. Bakit hindi nyo masabihan ang mga tagasunod niyo na itigil ang ganito?

    • http://profiles.yahoo.com/u/XY4AW6ZJBAPIJ33L7KX6M3IOQI c

       bakit??? anong “ganitong okasyon” ang sinisisi mo sa simbahan?

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/TJAA3WKCKQZWSJX2ATNY4K65GU Titan

      Er…. sana balikan mo muna ang kasaysayan.  Hindi pasimuno ang simbahan sa New Year celebration, hindi siya religious feast.

      And how were you able to jump to conclude that the perpetrator is in fact a member of the church?  What evidence do you have?  I’m sorry but this is purely irresponsible posting.

  • banditpogi

     Brod Lambert Pogi, speak in tongue ka na lang kaya para mas magka intindihan tayo.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_QHGUJ3OJZAOIMBYYWTABNV2EEM Ai

    Full blown issue that really deserves attention and probably this will have a shelf life of about two weeks. Next year na ulit pag uusapan ‘to…andyan na kasi ulit yung mga masusugatan at ma a aksidente sa Pista ng Nazareno.

    • http://alasfilipinas.blogspot.com/ Pepe Alas

      Hindí namán “big issue” catulad nitóng cay Nicole ang mga nasugatan sa Fiesta ng Nazareno noóng isáng taón.

  • kunsabagay

    As long as pinoys have this” walang pakialam sa kapwa/komunidad basta magawa ang gusto” mentality then it’s bound to happen again. it’s the same reason why there are mountains of garbage in Manila Bay 

    Hence, before we blame gov’t or church,we should not forget that much of it also has to do with personal responsibility. Unfortunately that’s severely lacking in our society.

    • batangpaslit

      Bro, Filipinos are legalistic; but, not law abiding

      • tuldok

        The best post so far!  You nailed it Bro!!!!

  • joerizal

    Philippines – the wild, wild East.

  • BongCastaneda

    di ba nila ma calculate from the trajectory and angle of the point of entry in the victims headwound kung saan galing ang bala?
    Also the depth of penetration would help the police in getting a more or less specific distance involved and not just direction where the bullet came from.
    If they need help in estimating the values of bullet penetrating thru human flesh they can ask help from the US government specifically the CSI, FBI divisions that have case studies on these.

    • ah_ok_fine12

      good suggestion but i guess di pa ganyan ka-advance ang training ng police natin. sana kung registered yung bullet, would be easier to trace down.

      RIP to the little girl

    • banditpogi

       Kahit ma pinpoint nila eksaktong pinanggalingan nang bala, mahirap patunayan kung sino nagpaputok lalu na kung walang witness at hindi registrado yung baril.

  • http://alasfilipinas.blogspot.com/ Pepe Alas

    “Philippine National Police chief Director General Alan Purísima on Wednesday assured the Ella family that the police would stop at nothing to identify and arrest the shooter.”

    WE ARE ALL COUNTING ON IT, PNP. YOU HAVE FAILED US SO MANY TIMES. SO DON’T FAIL US ON THIS ONE. POR FAVOR.

  • http://alasfilipinas.blogspot.com/ Pepe Alas

    May duda acó na bacá pulís pa ang may cagagawán niyán. Cung nagcátaon, maguiguing moro-moro/zarzuela lang ang investigación na yan.

    • hkpnay

       dagdag mo pa sundalo Ka Pepe

  • t2jr

    those who have knowledge about this crime should step forward and provide a tip to the police.just call or text a message.  tulungan naman po natin ung pamilya ni nicole. 

    • tukmoldinako

      tingin ko nga dikit dikit ang bahay, sa lugar ng inuman nila agos siguradong me nakakita sa kanilang pagpapaputok dahil 15 minutes before 12 daw ito nangyari, maraming tao sa labas sa oras na iyan, sana wag matakot na lumabas at ikuwento ang kanilang nakita. dahil hindi ako naniniwala na pinagpasa pasahan lang ang baril, mga sundalo nanghihiram ng baril? at itinutok pa daw sa baba, lokohin nila ang lelong nila, nakainom pa ha, mga talamak na sinungaling…

      • banditpogi

         Oo mga pala, anong action ang ginawa nang SOCO doon sa kanal kuno na kung saan nila pinaputok yung baril???  Kapag walang na retrieve na bala doon sa kanal, malamang sa itaas nagpaputok yung mga tanga.

  • tukmoldinako

    nanonood ako kagabi at yung inaresto na apat na nagpaputok daw ay cleared, tama naman ang sabi ng isang miembro ng pamilya na bakit napaka bilis, dapat isang miembro ng pamilya ay dinala sa lugar ng pagsusuri at pinakita ang matching ng ballistic test made. Kagad sinabi the 4 accussed na di sila dahil hindi match ang baril sa ballistic na ginawa, sana i paraffin test din silang lahat, kasi pwedeng ang isinurender ay ibang baril at tinago ang totoo.

    Around hundred meters away lang sa bahay nila nicole at sila ang nakitang nagpaputok, meaning it was aimed high up, if in the re-enactment of the case shows the direction is coming from their location where they are feasting on  a drinking  spree, high possibility that the accused are the scam bags, sanay na nga lang magsinungaling. Mahirap i prove ito, yet still the PNP can locate all users of 45 caliber gun in the area and compare the ballistic done on the collected slug.

    Hopefully it will be solve and thanks to the PNP for doing their job, n sorry for Nicole the sweet and lovely kid.

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/TJAA3WKCKQZWSJX2ATNY4K65GU Titan

      Agree ako sa lahat except sa paraffin test.  It’s no longer practiced in the industrialized countries since yung compound na nadedetect nito ay pede ring makuha sa ibang mga common sources, maaaring lumabas na positive yung test kahit hindi naman talaga nagpaputok ng baril yung tao.  Kelangan na talagang i-upgrade ang gamit ng mga crime investigators natin, pati training.  We need thinking cops.

    • banditpogi

      Dapat public execution para doon sa mga nagpaputok nang baril.  Regardless kung mapatunayan sa kanila nanggaling yung bala na kumitil sa buhay ni Nicole o hindi.  Gaya nang sabi mo, baka ibang baril lang ang isinuko para ma clear sila.  Kaya siguro takot magsalita yung mga kapit bahay dahil ex-soldier at may katungkulan sa baranggay yung mga nagpaputok.

      Kung anak ko si Nicole, baka lahat nang alam kong nagpaputok nang baril noon papuputokan ko rin sa ulo. Hindi alibi yung katangahan sa mga ganoong insidente. Pasensiyahan na lang kami.

  • hkpnay

    pwede magpaputok ng baril pero dapat andun sila sa ilalim mismo ng kahuhulugan ng bala para sila rin ang tamaan mga hinayupax sila!

  • im_not_convinced

     Everyone who shot guns into the air that night are GUILTY of her murder. whether or not it was their particular bullet(s) that hit her, they are all responsible for risking the lives of the people around them.

    Such a shame, every new year instead of happily enjoying the celebrations, we have to worry that a bullet will come down on us and our loved ones. i sleep at new year’s eve with my daughter cradled in my arms hoping my body would shield her from a chance bullet.

    • Ph3n0M47

      A level of hard-headedness that I will never understand…

  • poltergeist_fuhrer

    pwede ang nagpaputok ng baril dito ay ung mga licensed…meron kasi sila paniniwala na kapag magpaputok sila ng baril tuwing bagong taon, hindi sila mamamatay sa bala ng baril…

    so…

    NO TO GUNS…

  • poltergeist_fuhrer

    with this photo…sana makonsyiensiya naman ang mahihilig sa baril…

  • rouelcalzita

    If do we have an affordable and easily licensing for guns…all related crimes involving firearms can be resolve easily.

  • dequis

    ang ganda sana ng picture iyong isang bulinggit nakatingin kay ate habang pumipito — kung wala sanang pesteng makating daliri matigas ang ulo na napaputok tumama kay nicole at kumitil sa kanyang buhay. mamatay ka na rin sana sino ka man hindi na lang ikaw ang tinamaan ng sarili mong bala.

  • gyvv

    … sarap naman bawian ung bumaril sa batang ito…

  • http://www.facebook.com/librada.castillo.71 Librada Castillo

    Until when?

  • simonibarra27

    Kung magpapaputok sana sa sentido mo nalang,para hayahay!

  • https://me.yahoo.com/a/zbBLkTt9xOJmjmBTp0xdKSudonXJb1xTB_MIBjk-#e38af F alonso

    Walang konsensha ang mokong na bumaril kasi manhid sa alak or drugs yung animal.Makarma ka rin balang araw ng mas higit pa diyan.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/QVU7O6IETKFSB7PGX53BK3XIVI Allan

    Napaka- irresponsable ng taong pumatay ng batang walang kamalay-malay, dapat sa’yo sa bilibid o sa yo din mangyari,walanghiya ka kung sino ka man. Look at the face of an innocent child playing and trying to enjoy,unaware of what’s going to happen to her. Lahat kayo may hawak ng baril mag isip2x kayo bago nyo iputok dahil meron pamilyang magluluksa at nagluluksa dahil sa kagagawn nyo,mga P.I kayo,hindi kasali ang mga responsible GUN OWNER/s.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/QFNMR7LON6UBUXZHAWS5VSMDRY Nicole

    Dapat magbigay ng pabuya kung sino makapagturo sa mga nagpaputok within 5 meter radius yung government dyan, ang hina naman…

  • https://me.yahoo.com/a/iV0XkkNontlsHWTkG2jcuz.PB64A#6b054 F alonso

    Barilin ko sa pagitan ng mata pag mahuli ang tunay na bumaril sa bata maski sa loob ng kulungan pa sha.

  • https://me.yahoo.com/a/iV0XkkNontlsHWTkG2jcuz.PB64A#6b054 F alonso

    Ang ibang tao,responsible gun owner lang pag normal.Pag lango na sa drugs at alak responsibility doesn’t exist anymore in their dictionary.Packing tape.

  • kunsabagay

    dekada na po nating problema itong stray bullet. ilang stephanie pa ba ang dapat pumanaw para magising ang ating mga kababayang iresponsable sa paghawak ng baril. 

    ang nakakalungkot, wala akong nakikitang solusyon kung papano lutasin ang problema sa loose firearms

  • ConstructiveMediaCritics

      PROMOTIONS OF FAIR INVESTIGATIONS AND SANCTIONS AGAINST THE ABUSERS OR CRIMINALS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE VICTIMS LIFE….

    THE IRRESPONSIBLE CRIMINALS MUST BE CHARGED OF HOMICIDE TO MURDER AND
    NOT JUST A RECKLESS IMPRUDENCE ON HIS INDISCRIMINATE FIRING AS STATED
    INVESTIGATIONS RESULTS BY THE PNP, IT IS UNFAIR THE SUSPECTS IS USING
    GUNS IN KILLING THE YOUR GIRL AND HE MUST BE RESPONSIBLE OF HOMICIDE TO
    MURDER USING THE GUN FOR KILLING A PERSON IN INTENTIONAL OR NOT……

    UNINTENTIONAL USING GUN IN KILLING ANY PERSON MUST BE CHARGED OF
    DIRECTLY HOMICIDE AND NOT JUST RECKLESS IMPRUDENCE RESULTING TO HOMICIDE
    WHICH IS GUN IS NATURALLY A KILLING MACHINE AND MUST BE LICENSE TO
    USE….THERE MUST BE  NO RECKLESSNESS CASE FOR GUN IRRESPONSIBILITY BUT
    AUTOMATICALLY HOMICIDE IF IT KILLS UNINTENTIONAL JUST LIKE A PERSON
    KILLS IN UNINTENTIONAL IN A QUARREL OR ANY GROUND FOR UNINTENTIONAL IN
    HOMICIDE ….

    WE HOPE THE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SECRETARY LEILA DE LIMA FILE A
    HOMIICIDE CASE AGAINST THE SUSPECTS OR INVESTIGATE DEEPLY IF IT IS
    INTENTIONAL SO THE SUSPECTS MUST FILE OF MURDER…. THE SUSPECTS MAYBE
    NOT JUST INDISCRIMINATE FIRING BUT TARGETING LEVEL O NAMARIL NG TAO YUNG
    SUSPECT,  WHICH INDISCRIMINATE FIRING IT MUST BE IN UPPER FIRING OR IN
    THE AIR OR BELOW THE GROUND BUT IF IT IS HIT THE HEAD IT IS TARGETING
    THE LEVEL AND IT IS INTENTIONAL…NANGHARABAS MARAHIL YUNG SUSPECT NG
    KABAHAYAN IN LEVEL GUN FIRING HINDI TATAMAAN YUNG BATA KUNG ANG
    INDISCRIMINATE FIRING AY PATAAS O PABABA……TINARGET NYA YUNG BATA
    SIGURADO O KUNG SINO MAN DUON SA MALAPIT SA KANYA, NAMARIL NG TAO YUNG
    SUSPECT IN LEVEL POINT SA PUBLIC PLACE KUNG KABAHAYAN NAKAPWESTO YANG
    BATA KAHIT ANONG ANGGULO INTENTIONAL YAN AT AUTOMATIC HOMICIDE TO MURDER
    YAN…….AT KAHIT KUNG NABAGSAKAN MAN NG BALA YUNG BATA AS STATED
    INDISCRIMINATE FIRING AY DAPAT HOMICIDE PA DIN ANG KASO AT HINDI
    RECKLESS IMPRUDENCE LANG SAPAGKAT BARIL YANG GINAMIT AT KAHIT SIGURO
    BATO LANG ANG IBATO MO PATAAS AT MAY TINAMAAN KA SA PAGBAGSAK NITO AT
    NAPATAY MO AY HOMICIDE YAN, HINDI FIRECRACKERS YANG GINAMIT NA
    NAKADISGRASYA NA INTINDIDO NUNG BAGING TAON SUBALIT BARIL YUNG GINAMIT
    AT MATINDI PA SA BATO YAN…….

    SANAY LUMABAS ANG TRUE FACTS OF INVESTIGATIONS NG MAKASUHAN NG
    MABIGAT YUNG SUSPECT, UNFAIR YAN SA GINAWA NYA SA BUHAY NUNG BATA AT
    BARIL YANG GINAMIT……..
     
    PROTECT AND PROMOTE HUMAN RIGHTS….

    GOD LIGHTS US….

  • feargo

    why is it taking too long to lay nicole to her final resting place?

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