Weighing scale sparks shooting PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 30 March 2017 10:56

A weighing scale sparked an argument which led a man to shoot another in barangay Kalasan, Pagadian city last Tuesday.

A Police Regional Office-9 report identified the victim as Ricardo Cabalida Rabaca, 38 years old, married and a resident of Purok 5, Barangay Kalasan, Pagadian city.

The victim’s daughter said that her father and a certain Albert had a heated argument regarding a weighing scale.

When Rabaca was about to leave onboard his motorcycle,  “Albert” blocked the victim’s way.

Two men on board another motorcycle then approached the victim.  One held the victim while the other shot him.

The victim was able to escape and tried to flee but was followed by Albert who continued to shoot him.

Rabaca was brought to the hospital where he was declared dead on arrival.

Pagadian police recovered six pieces of empty .shells of a 45 caliber pistol and conducted a follow up operation for the arrest of the suspect.  (LAJ)