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Batangas City mayor’s uncle killed

By: - Correspondent / @marraherikaINQ
/ 03:39 PM September 06, 2017

BATANGAS CITY— The 81-year-old uncle of Batangas City Mayor Beverley Dimacuha-Mariño was shot and killed Tuesday night by an unidentified gunman, police said on Wednesday.

Senior Inspector Hazel Luma-Ang, of the Batangas police information office, identified the victim as Ruben Dimacuha, owner of RB Dimacuha Square and Total Gas Station. He was shot twice by the unidentified assailant around 6:10 p.m. while he was sitting in front of his office.

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Dimacuha sustained gunshot wounds in his chest and left arm, and died while undergoing treatment at the hospital.

Police investigators are yet to determine the motive behind the incident. kga

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