Motel employee shot to death PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 14 November 2011 16:55

A female employee of a motel in Barangay Putik was gunned down by one of three gunmen early yesterday morning.

Police identified the fatality as Precilla Elnas, 59, married, cashier of the motel.

Elnas was declared dead on arrival in one of the local hospitals due to a fatal bullet wound in the neck.

Police said three men arrived at the motel around 3 a.m. and held at gunpoint the security guard identified as Aljihad Salcedo.

The other gunmen proceeded to Elnas and announced a holdup.

Police said that Elnas acted as attempting to resist the heist prompting one of the gunmen to shoot her.

The holduppers left the place aboard a motorcycle after Elnas collapsed on the ground.

It was not known if the holduppers were able to run away with money of the establishment. — Dan Toribio Jr.