Village chief shot dead in Camarines Sur

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LEGAZPI CITY — A village chief was gunned down by two unidentified persons in front of his residence in the village of San Vicente, San Jose town in Camarines Sur province Tuesday evening.

Noel Briones, chief of Barangay San Vicente, was walking outside his house around 7:00 p.m. when assailants chased and shot him in the head, said Senior Insp., Ma. Luisa Calubaquib, information officer of the Bicol regional police.

Briones was rushed by his family and fellow villagers to the Naga City Hospital but died as he was being treated.

San Jose Police personnel are now searching for Briones’ assailants, who were spotted roaming outside the village chief’s house prior to the shooting incident. (Jorge Hallare/PNA)

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