Boy killed in street riot

A STREET rumble claimed the life of a 16-year-old boy who was shot in the head early Sunday morning in Parola, Tondo, Manila.

Victim Leobel Rajemin, an out-of-school youth and residing at No. 854 Parola Compound, Binondo, Manila died while being treated in a hospital while the suspect, identified as Mark Angelo Arbulada, 18, of No. 84 –Parola Area, escaped.

Police said the riot took place at the Manila International Container Terminal (MICT) at Gate 46 Area –A, Parola Compound in Tondo, at around 12:30 a.m. A shot rang out causing the rumble to stop and those involved started to flee, leaving the victim sprawled on the ground  with a gunshot wound in the head.