Woman shot, killed in front of nephew Print
Monday, 06 August 2018 14:13

by REMUS ONG

A woman was shot in a suspected drug related killing in Barangay Poblacion, Ramon Magsaysay Municipality last Saturday.

The woman was walking with her nephew and was just 100 meters away from her residence when the shooting happened.

Chief Insp. Helen Galvez, Police Regional Office-9 information officer, identified the female victim as Roan “Love-Love” Montegreho y Pasiol, 32 years old, single and a resident of Purok 5, Barangay Poblacion.

Galvez said that Montegreho was walking together with her 7-year-old nephew and talking on her cellphone when three unidentified perpetrators riding on a motorcycle shot the victim.

The victim sustained a lone gunshot wound in her right neck and was brought to a local hospital but was declared dead on arrival.

It was learned that the victim was jailed from 2012 to 2017 for drug charges.  (Remus Ong)