Nelson Gaborno, 49, farmer and a kagawad in Barangay Lampanusan, Kalilangan allegedly shot 45 year old Sulpicio Peritos, Jr., also a resident of the same barangay.
According to reports, Peritos went amok, carried a knife and challenged neighbors to a duel. Gaborno allegedly warned Peritos but to no avail. Reportedly, Peritos even tried to stab Gaborno.
In self defense, Gaborno then shot Peritos. The latter died.
The said barangay kagawad voluntarily surrendered to police. However, he was not able to produce the gun that he used to shoot Peritos.
Reports also state that an amicable settlement is underway between the two parties.
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