A farmer shot himself accidentally with a homemade .9mm in Barangay East, Candoni, Negros Occidental around 8:30 p.m. Monday.
Police Officer 2 Investigator–on-Case identified the victim as Remy Golez, 53. He sustained a gunshot wound on his neck and was rushed to Candoni Rural Health Unit, but was declared dead on arrival.
While under the influence of liquor, he was holding his firearm while scolding his child when he fell and squeezed the trigger of the firearm.
Police recovered the firearm turned over by his wife.*(CMG)