By BBN Staff:A man was shot in the village of San Antonio in Toledo District sometime around 5 p.m.on Saturday.
He has been identified as 23-year-old Crispino Bolon, a farmer of San Antonio Village.
According to police reports, he was spotted lying near a bus stop, bleeding from his chest area. He was rushed to the San Antonio Poly Clinic and then to the Punta Gorda Hospital.
Initial investigation reveals that he and a male companion were socializing under the bus shed in San Antonio Village when a male person known to him reportedly arrived and got into an argument with him. The person then reportedly took out a 9mm pistol and shot him.
Police have since detained the shooter pending charges and have retrieved his firearm as investigations continue.
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