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Man shot dead in Masbate town

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LEGAZPI CITY — A 50-year-old man was shot and killed by three motorcycle-riding gunmen in Balud town in Masbate province on Wednesday afternoon (August 10).

In a report, Police Major Reneir Teofilo, Balud police chief, said while Vicente Borres and his common-law partner were sitting beside their small sari-sari store, the suspects arrived onboard two motorcycles and shot him in Barangay (village) Danao at around 12:30 p.m.

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Borres died instantly from multiple gunshot wounds while his partner was unharmed.

The police recovered nine spent shells for caliber 45 and two for caliber 9mm.

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Investigation is ongoing to identify the suspects who fled after the incident.

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