Lamitan City - Rolando Dasig Yumol, father of Dr. Chao Tiao Yumol, suspect for the killing of Rose Furigay at the Ateneo De Manila University campus, was shot dead early morning of July 29, 2022 by two (2) unidentified suspects onboard a motorcycle.
Accordingly, a report was received by the Lamitan City Police Station about a shooting incident outside the residence of Yumol at Brgy. Maganda, Lamitan City, Basilan.
The victim, Rolando Dasig Yumol, is a 69 year old, businessman, and father of Chao Tiao Yumol the suspected assailant in the Rose Furigay murder case.
According to the attending physician, the victim sustained four (4) gunshot wounds on his body. The point of entry was on his back and the exit was on his stomach resulting in his immediate death.
Recovered at the scene were three (3) empty shells of Cal. 45. Lamitan City Police Station is conducting further investigation to establish the motives of the shooting incident.
Police Regional Office BAR is now closely working with the men on the ground for immediate actions.
The Regional Director of PRO BAR already directed the PD of Basilan PPO to conduct swift and thorough investigation for the immediate identification and arrest of the perpetrators and immediate solution of the case.