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Olongapo village treasurer killed

By: - Correspondent / @amacatunoINQ
/ 09:21 AM October 26, 2016

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OLONGAPO CITY — A village treasurer on her way to work was shot dead on Tuesday (Oct. 25) morning by an unidentified assailant in Iba, Zambales.

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Liza Ednalan, 46, barangay (village) treasurer of Sto. Rosario, was walking along the roadside in Barangay Darita, when the lone gunman fired at her at about 9 a.m., said PO3 Gerson Sotelo, investigator at Iba police station

The victim sustained two gunshot wounds to the head, police said.

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Citing witnesses’ accounts, police said the gunman was seen waiting at a street corner before attacking Ednalan.

The killer fled on foot. The police recovered two spent shells fired from a .45-pistol.

Police said they were establishing the motive behind the killing.  SFM

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TAGS: .45 pistol, assassination, Barangay Sto. Rosario, barangay treasurer, Crime, Gerson Sotelo, Iba Municipal Police, Iba municipality, Liza Ednalan, Murder, police investigation, Shooting, Zambales
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