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Cauayan City trader shot dead

/ 07:24 PM January 23, 2019
Cauayan City trader shot dead

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Updated 8 p.m.

CAUAYAN CITY- A businessman was shot dead by an unidentified gunman in front of his trading shop in District 2 here on Wednesday morning, police said.

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Senior Insp. Frances Littaua, Isabela police spokesperson, said Robert Uy, 58, was walking in front of the Shers’ Trading, which his family owns, and Mallig Plains Rural Bank when a red helmet-wearing man on board an unlicensed motorcycle shot him at a close range.

Investigators said Uy died instantly. Police said the gunman was later spotted in Santo Niño Subdivision but was not intercepted.

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Police have yet to determine the motive and identity of the killer.

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