This video grab shows an unidentified man (center) and nurse Ephraim Montalbo during a confrontation along F. Sotto Street in Cebu City on before dawn Sunday, March 19, 2017. SCREENGRAB FROM MOTORIST'S VIDEO

This video seize exhibits an unidentified man (middle) and nurse Ephraim Montalbo (proper) throughout a confrontation alongside F. Sotto Street in Cebu City on earlier than daybreak Sunday, March 19, 2017. SCREENGRAB FROM MOTORIST’S VIDEO

CEBU CITY — A nurse suffered two gunshot wounds in the leg after he was shot by a nonetheless unidentified gunman throughout a traffic altercation on F. Sotto Street, Barangay Kamputhaw, in Cebu City at about three a.m. on Sunday.

The sufferer, Ephraim Montalbo, was introduced to personal hospital for therapy because the police labored to determine the perpetrator, who fled with a feminine companion on board a dark-colored Mercedes Benz with plate quantity UNI 731.

PO3 Nicolo Gonzales of Cebu City Police Office (CCPO) murder part stated that they had but to hint the proprietor of the car with the Land Transportation Office though they believed the suspect to be a foreigner or a Filipino of Chinese descent.

Gonzales stated the street rage began when the Mercedes Benz crisscrossed the slim two-lane road earlier than stopping in the center of the street.

Montalbo, who was driving a Toyota Altis behind the Benz, honked on the driver of the Benz so he may cross.

Instead of shifting his automotive, the driver of the Benz obtained out of his car, accompanied by a girl, and kicked the automotive of Montalbo.

The man tried to punch Montalbo however the latter parried the blow. The man went again to his automotive and took a gun.

Video taken by a motorist behind Montalbo confirmed a man with a gun confronting Montalbo, who had additionally gotten out of his automotive.

Suddenly, the gunman shot Montalbo 4 instances, the video confirmed.

Although wounded, Montalbo used his cellphone to take a image of the license plate of the Mercedes Benz because it sped away.

The police later recovered two slugs of a .22-caliber pistol and a stay ammunition from the crime scene. CBB/rga

Source: inquirer