Poll bet shot to death in Sibuco PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 16 January 2013 14:28

A businessman and council aspirant was shot dead by a gunmen inside his store in Poblacion, Sibuco, Zamboanga del Norte Friday night.

Christopher Sacay, 36, married, succumbed to three gunshot wounds in the different parts of his body and died on the spot.

A police report disclosed that Sacay was tending his sari-sari store at Kalye Bisaya when a gunman appeared and shot him without any word using a .45 caliber pistol.

The gunman immediately fled while residents in the area reported the incident to the police.

Sacay had filed a certificate of candidacy for municipal councilor and was considered as one of the strong candidates in the municipality’s council race.

Although there were no reported threat before the killing,  police are still trying to determine the motive of the killer as they consider politics as possible motive. — Noning R. Antonio