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Gunman kills Ecija man, wounds 72-year-old father

/ 03:32 PM May 16, 2016
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SAN ISIDRO, Nueva Ecija — A man was killed while his 72-year-old father was wounded by a lone gunman while they were waiting for a bus in San Roque village on Sunday (May 15).

Janby Sileng, 27, died from multiple gunshot wounds in the head and torso.

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His father, Gernaro an Ilocos Norte resident, was shot once and is being treated at a hospital in the town of Cabiao.

They were standing along the roadside at 3:20 a.m. when the gunman approached them, and fired his .45-pistol, police said. Investigators have not yet established the motive for the attack.  SFM

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