3 siblings killed in Sarangani gun attack

January 06, 2019

THREE male siblings on Friday were killed while a seven-year-old boy was injured in a gun attack in Malapatan, Sarangani province.

The Malapatan Municipal police identified the victims as Angelo Ingkong, 36;  and his brothers Rolando, 33; and Jason, 25, all residents of Lun Masla, Malapatan town.

The three were declared dead upon arrival at the hospital.

The injured was 7-year-old Marvin Ingkong, who was hit by a stray bullet in the leg.

Angelo’s daughter Angela identified the suspect as their neighbor Jonathan Pablo.

The suspect, who was armed with a gun, arrived at Ingkong’s house and without a word shot the three victims then fled.

Responding policemen recovered at the crime scene three spent shells from a .30  rifle.

Police are pursuing the suspect and checking the motive behind the attack.