Man accidentally shoots wife in Naga


Posted at Jun 09 2014 11:48 AM | Updated as of Jun 09 2014 07:48 PM

MANILA – A man accidentally shot his wife in Naga City on Sunday morning.

Leonila Rañola, 45, was shot on the leg and stomach while she was struggling for possession of a gun with her husband, Gil Pedro, inside their house in Barangay Peñafrancia.

The suspect said he arrived home with his wife already holding the gun. He said he tried to get the gun from his wife but ended up shooting the latter.

The suspect said he does not know where his wife got the gun, which has gone missing.

Rañola was brought to Bicol Medical Center for treatment.

The suspect, meanwhile, is facing frustrated parricide.

Police investigation revealed that jealousy triggered the accident. – report from Rona Nuñez, ABS-CBN News Bicol