Police hunt man in laborer’s slay-A A +A
Sunday, December 22, 2013
POLICE are hunting down a man who shot a laborer at Purok 3 in Tibungco, Davao City on Saturday evening.
Police Officer 2 Roldan M. Aquino, of Bunawan police, identified the victim as Emmanuel Tunacao Canonigo, 34, glass installer and a motorcycle driver of the same place.
Initial investigation showed that Canonigo was soliciting passengers in the area when an unidentified man suddenly shot him several times.
The suspect fled to unknown direction on board a motorcycle driven by another unidentified man.
Recovered from the crime scene were five fire cartridges of a caliber .45 pistol.
The victim, who sustained multiple gunshot wounds in different parts of his body, is now under observation at Southern Philippines Medical Center.
Further investigation is underway to identify and arrest the perpetrator.
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on December 23, 2013.