Jealous husband shoots wife dead

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.