Government engineer killed Print
Wednesday, 21 March 2018 13:36


A government engineer was killed by motorcycle riding gunmen at Purok Boguinvilla, Don Andres, Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay last Monday.

Police Regional Office-9 Information Officer Chief Inspector Helen Galvez identified the victim as Jarani Gumandol Dacula, married, a resident of Purok Jupiter, Bangkerohan, Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay and working as an engineer at the Zamboanga Sibugay Provincial Engineering Office.

The victim was reportedly riding his motorcycle on his way home when two unidentified suspects riding on another motorcycle blocked his way and shot him several times.

Dacula sustained gunshot wounds on the head and was rushed to a local hospital but was declared dead on arrival by attending physicians.

Police recovered six empty shells of a .45 caliber pistol from the crime scene.

Ipil Municipal police personnel are conducting a follow-up operation for the suspects’ identification and arrest.  (Remus Ong)