2 dead, 1 hurt in QC shooting incident


Posted at Apr 01 2014 10:56 PM | Updated as of Apr 02 2014 06:56 AM

MANILA --Two men were killed while another one was wounded in a shooting incident in Novaliches, Quezon City on Tuesday afternoon, police said.

The victims were identified as Marvin Evangelista and one alias "Anton."

Evangelista died on the spot while Anton was declared dead at a hospital.

An unidentified bystander was also wounded in the incident.

Sr. Supt. Procopio Lipano, Quezon City Police District deputy director for operations, said an exchange of gunfire that lasted for a few minutes was heard near a church in Novaliches.

They immediately went to the area but one suspect suddenly fired at them.

They returned fire, leading to the death of the suspect. -- report from Jon Ibañez, DZMM