A 20-year-old student of Dalubhasaan ng Lungsod ng San Pablo (DLSP) was in critical condition after he was shot by an unidentified gunman while on board a tricycle on the highway in Bgy. San Miguel, Alaminos, Laguna, Thursday night.
A report to acting Laguna police director Senior Supt. Joel C. Pernito identified the victim as Edward Alvarez, of Bgy. Sta. Rosa, Alaminos, who is still confined in a hospital in San Pablo City.
The victim was reportedly on his way home at 8:25 p.m. from DLSP.
She was travelling along the highway in Bgy. Sta. Rosa when the unidentified suspect aboard another tricycle shot him. The suspect quickly fled.
Police recovered at the crime scene a spent cartridge for cal. .380. The motive behind the gun attack is still being determined by investigators.