Ex-soldier shot dead at birthday gathering in Cagayan
TUGUEGARAO CITY — A retired Army soldier was shot dead on Sunday night by a drinking buddy at Lal-lo town in Cagayan province, police said.
Dalmacio Asuncion, 55, was allegedly killed by James Dorado, 44, during a birthday gathering, said PO2 Vemar Paliwanan, Lal-lo police investigator.
Dorado had allegedly been offended by something Asuncion said. He left the party, proceeded to his house and returned with a cal. 38 handgun.
Dorado killed the former soldier and fled. /je
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