Kagawad shoots another Kagawad to death PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 01 May 2017 16:58

A barangay Kagawad was shot to death by another kagawad in the presence of their Barangay Captain during a heated altercation in Dimatiling Zamboanga del Sur.

A Police Regional Office-9 report identified the victim as Hon. Ronald Macasing Sanal, 42 years old, married, and a resident of barangay Libertad, Dimatiling.

The suspect was identified as Hon, Eugen Maderazo Limbaroc, 34 years old, married and a resident of barangay Sumbato, Dimatiling.

The victim reportedly succumbed to gunshot wounds from a cal .357 revolver.

Investigation showed that the incident occurred at Purok 1, Barangay Sumbato Dimatiling at around 4:40pm last Saturday.

The victim was having a heated argument with the suspect in the presence of the suspect’s brother, Barangay Captain Celso Limbaroc, when the suspect shot the victim on the head twice, causing his instantaneous death.

Police immediately conducted pursuit operations which resulted to the arrest of the suspect.

Police were able to recover the following items from the suspect’s possession:  a .357 cal revolver, two fired cartridge cases and four live ammunition.

The suspect and the recovered items are now under the custody of the Dimatiling Municipal Police Station.  (LAJ)