The Norzagaray police release the latest investigation on the death of a nine-year old girl in Norzagaray, Bulacan last Christmas.
Based on the report of Norzagaray MPS, accidental firing not stray bullet caused the death of the minor. The victim was hit by a .22 caliber gun owned by her brother Joel Cruz.
PSUPT Joel Estaris, Chief of Police, Norzagaray PS conducted interview with the victim’s father Jose Cruz wherein the latter made an admission that the real cause of death of his daughter was from an accidental discharge of firearm of his son Joel.
Jose Cruz stated that due to unbearable conscience and from follow-up investigation by Provincial Intelligence Branch and Norzagaray MPS they decided to totally admit and immediately surrender his son Joel to Norzagaray MPS.
Follow-up investigation is being done for the recovery of the said firearms.
A case for Reckless Imprudence Resulting to Homicide is being filed against the suspect by the investigators. (PNP-PIO)