2 dead, 3 hurt in Antique shooting

TWO policemen and a member of the media were wounded while two civilians died in a shooting incident at a computer shop in San Jose de Buenavista town in Antique on Panay Island Monday morning, October 21.

Police identified the wounded as Police Sergeant Cyril Velasco and Police Sergeant Albert Talidong, both from the San Jose police, and Stephen Checa of Panay News.

They reportedly responded to a shooting incident inside a computer shop in Barangay Antabay at about 7 a.m. Monday.

Authorities did not release the names of the fatalities.

The suspect, a certain Venom Dio Mangilaya, has been arrested and is under investigation. (Jun Aguirre/SunStar Philippines)


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