Farmer facing rape charge gunned down in Nueva Ecija | Inquirer News
Close  

Farmer facing rape charge gunned down in Nueva Ecija

By: - Correspondent / @AMGalangINQ
/ 01:48 PM September 04, 2016
crime scene

FILE PHOTO

SAN ISIDRO, Nueva Ecija, Philippines — A 46-year-old farmer, who was facing charges for raping a 12-year-old girl, was shot dead on Saturday (Sept. 3) by motorcycle-riding gunmen.

Narciso Lopez, Jr. was playing cards with neighbors at a vacant lot in Pilar Subdivision when he was shot several times, said investigator PO3 Marmel de Guzman.

ADVERTISEMENT

Lopez had posted bail for a multiple rape charge being heard by the Regional Trial Court Branch 34 in Gapan City. He was also in the town’s drug watch list.

Meanwhile, in Carranglan town on Friday (Sept. 2), Jimboy Adra, 25, was shot dead in Sitio Camanggahan, Barangay Piut at 8:20 p.m.

FEATURED STORIES

PO2 Merwin Mendez said concerned citizens brought Adra to the Heart of Jesus Hospital in San Jose City but was declared dead on arrival by the attending physician.

Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Crime, Drug war, Illegal drugs, Murder, News, Nueva Ecija, Rape
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.


© Copyright 1997-2021 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.