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Farmer shot dead in Nueva Ecija

By: - Correspondent / @AMGalangINQ
/ 01:53 PM October 22, 2021
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SAN JOSE CITY, Nueva Ecija––Unidentified motorcycle-riding assailants gunned down a farmer in this city Thursday morning, police said.

Investigators identified the victim as Antonio Malanda, 59, of Barangay Sto. Tomas in this city.

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The victim, who was driving an improvised tricycle called “kolong-kolong,” was reportedly tailed by the gunmen who shot him successively.

Malanda was taken to the Heart of Jesus Hospital but was declared dead on arrival.

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At least seven spent shells from a .45-caliber pistol were recovered from the crime scene, investigators said.

Police have yet to determine the motive behind the attack. INQ

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