CamSur mayor dies after gun attack-A A +A
Sunday, October 28, 2012
A TOWN mayor in Camarines Sur died when he was shot by still unidentified suspects in Naga City on Saturday afternoon, a radio report said Sunday.
In a report by Bombo Radyo, Lupi Mayor Leo Raul Matamorosa expired around 1:30 a.m. Sunday, quoting his son Bobby.
Bicol regional police spokesman Superintendent Renato Bataller said Matamorosa was having his television repaired at the Double B Electronics at Diversion Road in Naga City around 3:45 p.m. Saturday when he was shot in the head by a still unidentified assailant.
The gunman was accompanied by two companions. Matamorosa was rushed to the Mother Seton Hospital for treatment but died hours later.
Police are still probing the cause of the incident. (VR/Virgil Lopez/Sunnex)