Monday, September 25, 2017
Close  
newsinfo / Regions

Militiaman shot dead in Agusan del Sur

newsinfo / Regions
  • share this

Militiaman shot dead in Agusan del Sur

/ 11:55 AM April 09, 2012

MANILA, Philippines—Authorities are looking into the motive behind the killing of a Civilian Active Auxiliary (CAA) member in Agusan del Sur before dawn Monday.

Superintendent Martin Gamba, Caraga police spokesman identified the victim as Zaldy Tapid, a member of the 23rd Infantry Brigade of the Philippine Army based at the Barangay (village) Noli, Bayugan City in Agusan del Sur.

He said Tapid was shot by a still unidentified suspect around 12:30 a.m. along the road crossing Talacogon and Zone 23 in Poblacion village, Prosperidad.

ADVERTISEMENT

Tapid died on the spot after sustaining a gunshot wound in his lower right jaw.

His remains were brought to Dollete Funeral Homes in San Francisco, Agusan del Sur, according to Gamba.

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Crime, Military, News, Police
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.




© Copyright 1997-2016 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved