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Ex-drug convict slain in Quezon

LUCENA CITY, Philippines – A former drug convict was killed by a lone gunman in Candelaria, Quezon Tuesday morning, police said.

Rodel Comia, 41, was walking in Barangay Mangilag Sur at around 6:20 a.m. when the gunman emerged and repeatedly shot him in different parts of the body, Senior Supt. Osmundo de Guzman, Quezon police director, said.

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Comia died on the spot.

Police said the victim was arrested last April for a drug pushing case and was sent to jail.

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He was released on Dec. 20, 2018 following a plea bargaining agreement with the court. / gsg

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