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5 gored by carabao in Zamboanga

Roel Pareño (The Philippine Star) - January 2, 2015 - 12:00am

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines – Five people, including a policewoman, suffered serious injuries when a carabao that was supposed to be slaughtered for the New Year’s Eve celebration went on a rampage in a village here on Wednesday.

The carabao escaped from the Gutierrez Compound in Barangay Putik before 11 a.m. and gored Senior Police Officer 1 Sylvia Dicen; Gian Ozzy Castro, 6; Joseph Pulad, 34; Sarah Jean Seballo, 20; and Shikenah Tuerres, 15.

The victims were brought to the Zamboanga Peninsula Medical Center.

Police said a motorcycle-riding man, who was among those gored by the carabao, was unhurt.

BARANGAY PUTIK CARABAO GIAN OZZY CASTRO GUTIERREZ COMPOUND JOSEPH PULAD NEW YEAR SARAH JEAN SEBALLO SENIOR POLICE OFFICER SHIKENAH TUERRES SYLVIA DICEN ZAMBOANGA PENINSULA MEDICAL CENTER
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