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Quezon police going all out to solve killing of former Pagbilao mayor

By: - Correspondent / @dtmallarijrINQ
/ 10:15 AM December 06, 2020

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LUCENA CITY – The Quezon provincial police force is continuing its investigation and pursuit of the suspects and perpetrators behind the fatal shooting of  former Pagbilao mayor Romeo Portes, who died more than a week after he was shot.

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Colonel Audie Madrideo, Quezon provincial police chief,  said follow-up investigations are being carried out by the Special Investigation Task Group (SITG)-Portes.

“Several witnesses executed their affidavits voluntarily to help shed light and solve the crime,” he said in a statement on Saturday.

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Madrideo declared that the entire Quezon police force “will strive through its available resources to identify the suspects and put them behind bars”.

Portes passed away on Dec. 3 in a private hospital in Taguig City where he was brought after he was shot by a motorcycle-riding gunman last Nov. 24.

The Portes family had offered a P500,000 bounty to anyone who can provide information that would lead to the arrest of the suspects.

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