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Bus driver, conductor killed in Ecija

/ 03:03 PM May 18, 2018

SAN ISIDRO, NUEVA ECIJA – A bus driver and his conductor were killed inside their parked bus in Barangay (village) Poblacion here on Thursday night, police said.

The gunman, described as 5 foot 5 inches in height, boarded the bus at 11 p.m. and shot driver Alvin Samson, 36, and his 46-year-old conductor Jaime Amurao.

The suspect fled on board a Nissan Sentra compact car, police said.

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Amurao was declared dead on arrival at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Gapan City. Samson died while undergoing treatment.

Forensic investigators recovered seven empty shells fired from a cal. 45 pistol inside the bus.

Investigators are searching for leads by probing the two victim’s alleged history as substance abusers. ARMAND GALANG

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