Laguna village chief shot dead
SAN PEDRO CITY – A village chief in San Pablo City in Laguna province was shot and killed by a lone gunman just as he arrived home on Thursday night, police said on Friday.
Proceso Manalo, 59, village chief of Sta. Veronica, died while undergoing treatment in a hospital in San Pablo City, a report from the Laguna provincial police office said.
Manalo had just arrived home from the village hall and was in his garage when the gunman approached him at 11:30 p.m.
The gunman fled on foot. CDG/rga
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