Councilor shot dead PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 05 December 2018 13:49

By Ely Dumaboc

A municipal councilor of Sominot Municipality was shot dead by riding in tandem suspects in Ramon Magsaysay, Zamboanga del Sur at noontime yesterday.

P/Senior Insp. Ryan Wakat, Ramon Magsaysay Municipal Chief of Police, identified the victim as Romeo Mainar, a Sangguniang Bayan member of Sominot.

Mainar was riding his motorcycle towards Barangay Bobongan when riding-in-tandem suspects fired at him.

The councilor was killed after sustaining gunshot wounds.

Ramon Magsaysay Municipal Police personnel are conducting hot pursuit operations to capture the suspects.  (Ely Dumaboc)