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Woman killed in Daanbantayan, Cebu

Friday, April 21, 2017

A WOMAN was shot dead by an unidentified gunman around 12:20 p.m. Thursday, April 20, in Barangay Poblacion, Daanbantayan, Cebu.

Police identified the victim as Mariching Dejito Despi who was a lending collector.

Investigation showed Despi was in her store before the incident.

The suspect, who wore a uniform of a cargo forwarding firm, entered the store, approached the victim and shot her at close range.

The gunman escaped on a motorcycle driven by another man.

Despi was rushed to Daanbantayan District Hospital but she did not reach the hospital alive.

Recovered from the crime scene were an empty shell and a slug of .45 pistol. (Kevin A. Lagunda/SunStar Cebu)

Published in the SunStar Cebu newspaper on April 21, 2017.

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