Laguna shooting: 3 die, baby hurt

THREE persons were killed while a baby was wounded when unidentified suspects shot their vehicle yesterday morning in Sta Rosa City, Laguna.

Laguna Police Director Colonel Eleazar Matta identified the fatalities as Nestor Rosario, Carlos Caraan Manimtin and Milencio Cueno Patapat.

Taken to the nearest hosputal for treatment was Carl Gabrielle Manimtim, 8-months old.

Reports reaching Camp Crame showed that the incident occurred at around 8:30 a.m. at Dita Rotonda, Bgy. Dita, Sta Rosa City, Laguna.

Accordingly, the victims were onboard a vehicle when unidentified suspects peppered them with bullets.

Three of the victims died on the spot while the baby was rushed to the hospital for treatment.

Authorities are now conducting follow-up investigation.