BANGUED, Abra – A 27-year old housewife was injured after she was accidentally hit by a stray bullet from a still undetermined type of firearm which was fired by an unscrupulous individual at Zone 7, here, Wednesday.
Abra police officials identified the victim of stray bullet as Marjorie Belmonte Regulacion, 27, married, housewife, and a resident of Zone 7, Bangued, Abra.
Initial police investigation showed the victim went to fetch water in the neighbrhood when she allegedly felt that something hit her on her right cheek which was subsequently followed by the oozing of blood.
The victim was immediately rushed by concerned relatives to the Abra Provincial Hospital for medical treatment where it was found that the bullet entered her right cheek and exited on her left cheek.
Police operatives are still conducting an investigation on the motive behid the incident and to effect the arrest of the suspect in the perpetration of the crime.
By Dexter A. See