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Laguna village chief shot dead at home

/ 09:57 AM March 10, 2020

SAN PEDRO CITY – A barangay (village) captain was killed inside his home in Mabitac, Laguna past midnight on Tuesday.

The victim was identified by police as Alfredo Facundo, 50, captain of Barangay Lucong.

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A report from the Calabarzon (Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal, and Quezon) police, said the still-unidentified gunman forcibly entered Facundo’s house and shot the unsuspecting victim who was at that time was eating dinner at around 12:30 a.m., based on the initial police investigation.

Police said the suspect immediately fled after the shooting.

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Facundo was rushed to the Laguna provincial hospital but he was declared on arrival.

Police recovered several empty shells and a gun silencer at the scene. The case remains under investigation.

Edited by MUF
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