Radio blocktimer shot dead in Dumaguete

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A BLOCKTIMER of dyEM FM 96.7 Bai Radio was shot dead in Dumaguete City Thursday, November 7, 2019.

The victim was identified as Dindo Generoso, 67, married, a resident of Barangay Banilad, Dumaguete City. He succumbed to eight gunshot wounds.

Initial investigation revealed that two men onboard a motorcycle and wearing black jackets and helmets shot Generoso while he was driving his car around 7:25 a.m. on Corner Hibbard Avenue and EJ Blanco Drive in Barangay Piapi.

A concerned citizen called the Dumaguete City Police Station to report about the incident.

The Scene of the Crime Operatives recovered from the victim's car seven empty

shells of caliber .45 and one slug.

Generoso's body was brought to Silliman Medical Center for post mortem examination.

Police are still conducting investigation on the incident, as well as hot pursuit operation against the gunmen.

Generoso was the second media practitioner to have been killed in Dumaguete. The first one was broadcaster Edmund Sestoso, who was gunned down also by two motorcycle-riding gunmen in April 2018. (From DRT of Superbalita Cebu/LMY)


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