NAGA CITY (28-Oct-2012) – Police in Camarines Sur is still investigating the assassination of Lupi municipal mayor Raul Matamorosa.
In an initial report from the Philippine National Police (PNP) Camarines sur said that the incumbent and last termer mayor was ambushed by three unidentified gunmen along diversion road of Naga City at 4:00 P.m., October 27 Saturday.
He died at the Mother Seton Hospital early Sunday morning due to multiple gunshot wounds.
The PNP is yet to issue official statement regarding the assassination of the mayor and if the crime was election-related. (PNA)