A man was killed while three others, including his eight-year-old son, were wounded in a shooting incident in Quezon City at midnight yesterday.
Investigators of the Quezon City Police District identified the fatality as Ronilo Emetario, 31, a factory worker.
Police learned that Emetario was having a drinking spree with his two friends inside his house on Kasunduan Street in Barangay Commonwealth around 12 a.m. when they were shot by unidentified armed men.
Emetario’s wife, Meriam, said that she was already sleeping inside their room when she was awakened by gunshots outside. She said their son, who was sleeping beside her, was also hit by a bullet.
Emetario died on the spot from multiple gunshot wounds while his son and his two friends were brought to East Avenue Medical Center. (Alexandria San Juan)