Accidental firing hurts one

A person was apparently playing with his gun and accidentally shot his mate during a drinking spree on Wednesday, reports said.

Police said Joselito Melencion, 37, of sitio Can-aga, barangay Magtangtang, Danao was reportedly playing with an unidentified firearm.

The suspect accidentally squeezed the trigger of the firearm and accidentally hitting Allan Betasa, 32, married, of barangay Magtangtang, Danao.

The victim was brought to the hospital as the suspected scampered away to an unknown location.

Police recovered an empty .45 caliber shell.



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