Bar cashier shot dead PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 03 September 2014 13:20

A bar cashier was shot dead by one of two motorcycle-riding gunmen along Estrada Street, Tetuan at dawn yesterday.

Police identified the fatality as Richard Ong Lozada, 46, married, of Balan Drive, Tetuan and cashier of El Bonita Bar located along Tetuan Highway.

Lozada sustained multiple bullet wounds in the body and was taken to a hospital where he expired while undergoing treatment.

Police said that Lozada was driving his motorcycle bearing Plate No. JI 6690 on his way home after joining a drinking session along Veterans Avenue around 1:35 a.m. when two men riding tandem on another motorcycle appeared and the backrider shot him several times at a secluded area along Estrada Street in Tetuan,

The gunmen disappeared when Lozada crashed on the ground with bullet wounds in the body.

Recovered at the crime scene were three spent shells of .45 caliber pistol. — Dan Toribio Jr.