Developing: Mindoro prosecutor critically shot this morning
Oriental Mindoro Provincial Prosecutor Josephine Caranto-Olivar was shot by still unidentified assailaints this morning, Justice Undersecretary Markk Perete said in a message to reporters.
“PP Jo had to undergo a CT scan for the wounds she sustained in the body. All in all, she sustained 5 gunshot wounds, 2 in the head and 3 in the body. She will have to undergo an operation for the wounds in the body.”
“The Department calls on our law enforcement authorities to investigate this incident that those responsible may be held to account before the law.”
“In the meantime, we ask for prayers for the safety of PP Olivar and her family,” Perete said.