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PCA exec shot dead in Quezon

LUCENA CITY — The provincial head of the Philippine Coconut Authority in Batangas was gunned down in an ambush by motorcycle-riding gunmen early morning Tuesday along the Maharlika Highway in Barangay (village) Isabang, this city, said Superintendent Ramon Balauag, Lucena police chief.

The victim, Necitas Pujanes, a resident of this city, was on his way to his office in Batangas driving a government-issued pick up  at around 8 a.m.when the suspects fired, causing his vehicle to slam on the side of the road.

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Pujanes died instantly from two to three bullet wounds,said Balauag.

Balauag said the suspects escaped toward  Sariaya town.

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