A 71-YEAR-OLD businesswoman was shot dead by an unidentified gunman around 7:15 p.m., Friday, August 24, along N. Bacalso Avenue, Cebu City.

Police identified the victim as Junko Hamada, president of Beams Philippines Export Corporation, and a resident of Barangay Capitol Site.

LIVE! Babaye gi-ambush atubangan sa Salazar Colleges of Science and Institute of Technology nga nahimutang sa N. Bacalso Ave., Cebu City. Kining N. Bacalso Ave. grabe kahuot ang trapik aning mga orasaha. Giila ang babaye, base sa iyang driver's license, nga si Junko Hamada, 71, taga Capitol Site, Cebu City.

Posted by Superbalita Cebu on Friday, August 24, 2018

Initial investigation showed that the victim was onboard a Montero Sport vehicle when she was shot by a motorcycle-riding gunman.

Investigators have yet to identify the motive of the attack. (JOB/With SunStar Philippines)