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Village official hurt in Camarines Sur shooting

By: - Correspondent / @msarguellesINQ
/ 07:12 PM August 21, 2019

LEGAZPI CITY — A village councilman was wounded after he was shot by a son of a village chief in Tinambac town, Camarines Sur on Wednesday afternoon.

Major Maria Luisa Calubaquib, spokesperson of the Bicol police, identified the victim as Edgar Nepas, barangay kagawad of San Vicente.

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The attacker, Adrin Tuy, armed with a still unknown handgun, barged into a nipa hut, where Nepas was, and shot him at close range in the said village at around 4 p.m.

The victim was rushed to the Bicol Medical Center (BMC) where he was treated for a gunshot wound on his stomach.

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Tuy, accompanied by his mother Gemma Tuy, village chief of San Vicente, surrendered to police authorities. /je

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