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Prosecutor shot dead in Cavite

/ 12:30 PM December 31, 2021
A prosecutor was shot dead in front of his house in Cavite Friday morning.

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MANILA, Philippines — A prosecutor was shot dead in front of his house in Cavite Friday morning.

The police identified the victim as Assistant City Prosecutor Edilbert Mendoza.

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Mendoza was outside his house at around 7:30 a.m. along Barangay Cabuco, TMC, Cavite when he was shot to the head.

The gunman reportedly fled on foot.

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The police said it is conducting a dragnet operation for possible identification and arrest of the suspect.

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