2 persons robbed by an armed man, one shot dead in Quezon

Armed man robbed 2 persons and shot dead one of the victims in Quezon

By: - Correspondent / @dtmallarijrINQ
/ 05:15 PM December 31, 2023

Armed man robbed 2 persons and shot dead one of the victims in Quezon

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LUCENA CITY – A still unidentified robber shot and killed one of his victims after snatching their cell phones in Candelaria, Quezon on Saturday, December 30.

In a report on Sunday, December 31, Region 4A police said the victims, identified as “Edwin” and “Marites” parked their motorcycle on the side of a bypass in Barangay Mangilag Sur around 2:15 p.m.


An armed man appeared and pointed his gun at the two persons.


Then, the assailant grabbed their mobile phones.

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Without any provocation, the criminal shot the male victim twice on his head, killing him on the spot.

The gunman fled after committing the crime.

Police are investigating the case.

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