Shooting in Recodo PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 19 May 2017 12:17

A 56-year-old man was shot to death in Purok 7A, Recodo last Wednesday night.

The fatality was identified as Ben Pajiji y Tamsilani, married of the same place.

Police said the victim sustained a bullet wound at the back of his body and died on the spot.

Initial police investigation showed that at around 6:50 p.m., Pajiji was on his way home and upon reaching a secluded area, the gunman surfaced from behind and shot him several times.

The gunman left the place before the police arrived.

Investigators recovered four spent shells of a .45 caliber pistol during  ocular investigation at the scene.

The body was brought to their residence for burial service in Islam Rites.

Police are still investigating the case for the possible arrest of the killer. – Dan Toribio