Man on phone shot dead in Kalinga
BAGUIO CITY—A man busy with a telephone call was shot dead on Wednesday night (Nov. 30) in Tabuk City, Kalinga province.
Roberto Occidental, 49, a resident of Dagupan West village, was using his mobile telephone outside his home when a gunman fired at him at 9:45 p.m., police said.
Occidental fled into his house but the gunman broke in and shot him multiple times.
The victim was rushed to the hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival.
Investigating authorities recovered seven empty shells and one slug fired from a cal. 45 pistol at the crime scene./rga
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.