Man shot dead in Danao-A A +A
Monday, September 30, 2013
A SCRAP buyer was shot dead by unidentified suspects Sunday afternoon near Iglesia ni Christo Church in Juan Luna Extension, Poblacion, Danao City.
Police identified the victim as Romulo Roble, 44, married and a resident of Binaliw, Danao City, while the suspects’ identity remains unknown.
Initial investigation revealed that Roble was about to buy something at the store near Iglesia ni Christo Church when the suspects, who were onboard a motorcycle, shot Roble successively.
The suspects fled from the scene after the incident.
Roble sustained gunshot wounds on his right face, chest and right arm.
He was rushed to the Cebu Provincial Hospital in Danao for medical attention but was declared dead on arrival.
Police recovered four empty shells of .45 caliber pistol and two slugs of the same handgun.
The police said they are still conducting a deeper investigation to determine the real motive behind the incident and for possible identification of the suspects. (Akimie R. Losorata, PIT intern/Sunnex)