CAMP PRES QUIRINO, Ilocos Sur -- A husband shot his wife dead in a fit of jealousy in Sitio, Namita, Brgy. Malaya, Cervantes, Ilocos Sur on Saturday evening.
Local police identified the victim as Jona Gando,36, an overseas Filipino worker, and the suspect as Nolie Gando, 44.
Police said around 4:40 a.m, on Saturday, the victim was at the wake of her father when her husband suddenly appeared and shot her in the head twice with a .38 revolver.
The bullets pierced through the victim’s right eye and right rib, causing her instant death.
The people at the wake grabbed the gun from the suspect, who casually walked away after the incident.
The victim was declared dead upon arrivalk at the Bessang Pass Memorial Hospital in Bgy. Rosario, Cervantes, Ilocos Sur.
Police found at the crime scene the gun loaded with two bullets and the two fired cartridges.
The suspect was later surrendered to the police Rodolfo Gaburno.