ROBBERY GONE WRONG: 16-year-old suspect hit by cohort in jeepney holdup

By: Fe Marie D. Dumaboc July 13,2018 - 03:43 PM


A 16-year-old boy sustained a wound on his left thigh after he was accidentally shot by one of his robbery-holdup cohorts along B. Cabahug Street, Barangay Guizo, Mandaue City on Friday midnight (July 13).

The robbery suspects were identified as Ernie Pepito, 21; Erimar Dayanan, 19; and the minor, who are now under custody of police authorities.

The two other suspects, identified as Fely and Rey, remain at large.

While riding a public utility jeepney (PUJ), five robbery suspects declared holdup, which caused a commotion inside the vehicle.

The suspects were able to take the shoulder bag of Mary Joyce Luage after one of the suspects pointed his firearm at the victim.

Luage’s boyfriend, however, tried to get the victim’s bag.

Instead of firing a shot at the victim, it was the 16-year-old suspect who was hit.

Only Pepito, Dayanan and the minor are now under the custody of police authorities.

Police Chief Inspector Aldrin Villacampa, Centro Police station commander, said that Pepito, Dayanan, and the two other suspects are alleged leaders of gangs in Mandaue City.

Your subscription could not be saved. Please try again.
Your subscription has been successful.

Subscribe to our daily newsletter

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.

Read Next

Disclaimer: The comments uploaded on this site do not necessarily represent or reflect the views of management and owner of Cebudailynews. We reserve the right to exclude comments that we deem to be inconsistent with our editorial standards.

TAGS: city, cohort, firing, Gone, jeepney, mandaue, robbery, suspect, wrong

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.