Philippine National Police

National Capital Region Police Office

PBGEN DEBOLD M SINAS

Press Briefing and Press Release on the Shooting Incident Involving Chinese Nationals in Taguig City

NCRPO PROBES THE SHOOTING INCIDENT IN TAGUIG CITY

The National Capital Region Police Office is investigating a shooting incident that transpired in front of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) office in Taguig City on Tuesday afternoon where three individuals, including 2 Chinese nationals, were killed while two minors were hospitalized.

Elements of Southern Police District take into account that the casualties were two Chinese nationals and a Filipino were declared dead on arrival at the Taguig Pateros District Hospital, identified as Yu Cao, Chinese National,40 years old, born in China with given address at EPZA, Rosario, Cavite; Noel Olimba, male, married, company driver, 38 years old, native of Negros Occidental and a resident of Brgy Lambingan, Tanza Cavite; And Wa Fan Hoi, male, 43 years old, Chinese National, and a resident of No. 809, Chinatown St. Binondo Manila.

Furthermore, the two minors who were wounded were confined initially in the same hospital and eventually transferred to Medical Center Taguig, were identified as Crystal Zhang, 5 year old, female, sustained gunshot wound at the back and undergone operation and Hazel Zhang, 12 year old, female, sustained gunshot wound on the left leg; Both are in stable condition now.

Per investigation, the victims on board Toyota Vios color black with plate no. ABP 8026 and were traversing along General Santos Avenue, four unidentified suspects suddenly appeared and without apparent reason fired their firearms hitting the victims on different parts of their bodies that resulted to untimely death and injuries of the victims who were rushed to Taguig-Pateros District Hospital for treatment.

However, suspects escaped to undisclosed direction bringing with them the firearms they used in the crime.

NCRPO Chief, PMGEN DEBOLD M SINAS said that Taguig City Police Station already requested for CCTV footage of the crime scene that will suffice the establishment of the lead of crime.

He supplemented that the pieces of evidence collected in the crime scene were as follows:

1. Photographs of crime scene;
2. Sketch of crime scene;
3. Cadaver of the 3 victims;
4. 3 pairs of Paraffin casts;
5. 5 sets of Post-mortem fingerprints;
6. 20 FCC;
7. 2 deformed bullets; and
8. 1 magazine with 2 live ammunitions

Meanwhile, another victim was also identified by the probing team namely Mildred Zhang, wife of Yingjie Zhang (a.k.a. Wa Fan Hoi), no injuries sustained. ###

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MANILA‐JANUARY 29, 2020 PRESS BRIEFING

MANILA‐JANUARY 29, 2020 PRESS BRIEFING of NCRPO Chief, PMAJGEN DEBOLD M SINAS regarding the Shooting Incidents involving Chinese nationals in Taguig City.PRESS RELEASENCRPO PROBES THE SHOOTING INCIDENT IN TAGUIG CITYThe National Capital Region Police Office is investigating a shooting incident that transpired in front of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) office in Taguig City on Tuesday afternoon where three individuals, including 2 Chinese nationals, were killed while two minors were hospitalized.Elements of Southern Police District take into account that the casualties were two Chinese nationals and a Filipino were declared dead on arrival at the Taguig Pateros District Hospital, identified as Yu Cao, Chinese National,40 years old, born in China with given address at EPZA, Rosario, Cavite; Noel Olimba, male, married, company driver, 38 years old, native of Negros Occidental and a resident of Brgy Lambingan, Tanza Cavite; And Wa Fan Hoi, male, 43 years old, Chinese National, and a resident of No. 809, Chinatown St. Binondo Manila.Furthermore, the two minors who were wounded were confined initially in the same hospital and eventually transferred to Medical Center Taguig, were identified as Crystal Zhang, 5 year old, female, sustained gunshot wound at the back and undergone operation and Hazel Zhang, 12 year old, female, sustained gunshot wound on the left leg; Both are in stable condition now. Per investigation, the victims on board Toyota Vios color black with plate no. ABP 8026 and were traversing along General Santos Avenue, four unidentified suspects suddenly appeared and without apparent reason fired their firearms hitting the victims on different parts of their bodies that resulted to untimely death and injuries of the victims who were rushed to Taguig-Pateros District Hospital for treatment. However, suspects escaped to undisclosed direction bringing with them the firearms they used in the crime. NCRPO Chief, PMGEN DEBOLD M SINAS said that Taguig City Police Station already requested for CCTV footage of the crime scene that will suffice the establishment of the lead of crime.He supplemented that the pieces of evidence collected in the crime scene were as follows:1. Photographs of crime scene;2. Sketch of crime scene;3. Cadaver of the 3 victims;4. 3 pairs of Paraffin casts;5. 5 sets of Post-mortem fingerprints;6. 20 FCC;7. 2 deformed bullets; and8. 1 magazine with 2 live ammunitions Meanwhile, another victim was also identified by the probing team namely Mildred Zhang, wife of Yingjie Zhang (a.k.a. Wa Fan Hoi), no injuries sustained. ###

Posted by PIO NCRPO on Tuesday, January 28, 2020