Couple killed, teacher wounded in Nueva Ecija gun attack
PEÑARANDA, NUEVA ECIJA — A couple was killed Saturday morning in a gun attack that also wounded a teacher in Barangay (village) Poblacion 1 here.
Spouses Jerry Abesamis, 48, a businessman, and Alicia, 47, were killed by four unidentified men who opened fire at a kitchenette at 9 a.m. while they were eating.
A stray bullet struck Lea Reyes, 23, of Krus Na Ligas, Diliman, Quezon City. Reyes is being treated at a local hospital.
The attack appeared unprovoked, police said.
The gunmen fled on board a black sedan. Probers recovered from the crime scene 8 spent shells fired from a cal.-45 pistol. CBB
Subscribe to our daily newsletter
Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.