Sorsogon village official watching basketball gunned down | BICOL TODAY

Sorsogon village official watching basketball gunned down

Emilio Guab, Barangay Kagawad of Barangay Lajong. Photo from FB

JUBAN, Sorsogon (BicolToday.com) — A village official was shot dead by a gunman while watching a basketball game at 8:00 in the evening, Friday, October 12 at Barangay Lahong, this town.

Police identified the victim as Emilio Guab y Escandor, 44 years old, married, barangay kagawad and a resident of Barangay Lajong.

Police Senior Inspector Christine B. Llorin, Juban police chief, said that at around 8:00 PM on October 12, 2018 while the victim was standing at the right side of the entrance of the covered court of Lajong Elementary School, and watching basketball tournament, (3) unidentified men simply entered the covered court, then one of them drew a gun of unknown caliber and shot the victim several times resulting to his instantaneous death.

After the shooting, the suspects fled towards the direction of Juban Proper on board a motorcycle.

The police chief said police personnel proceeded to the place of incident and conducted an investigation while launching pursuit operation for possible identification and apprehension of the fleeing suspects.

Recovered from the crime scene were the following: six pieces of fired bullet and seven pieces of fired cartridges case which will be submitted to Crime Laboratory Office for Cross Matching Examination

The cadaver of the victim was brought to San Antonio Funeraria, Rizal Street, Dalipay- Bitan-o, Sorsogon City for autopsy examination. [BicolToday.com]

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