Another gun violence: Man killed in Recodo PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 19 September 2014 14:23

Another case of gun violence was reported in Recodo where a 37-year-old man was shot dead following a fistfight yesterday morning.

Leonardo Despe suffered multiple gunshot wounds in the body and was rushed to the Brent Hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival.

Police said Despe was shot by Alih Madjid at close range while he was aboard a Honda XRM motorcycle.

Recovered at the crime scene were eight empty shells of.45 caliber pistol.

Investigation disclosed that Despe and Madjid had engaged in a fistfight around 10:30 a.m. after which the former went to the Ayala police station to report the incident. When he returned to Purok B, Recodo, he was met with bullets fired by Madjid at close range.

Madjid escaped after shooting Despe. — Dan Toribio Jr.