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San Fernando, Cebu councilor killed in ambush

/ 07:59 PM March 14, 2018

CEBU CITY – A councilor of a southern town in Cebu was killed in an ambush about 5 p.m. on Wednesday.

The police identified the victim as Alexander Alicaway, a municipal councilor of San Fernando, about 70 km south of here.

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According to Senior Inspector Adrian Nalua, chief of San Fernando Police Station, the incident happened at the back gate of a public market in San Fernand around 5 p.m.

Nalua said two men onboard a motorcycle shot Alicaway.

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Alicaway was rushed to the nearest hospital but failed to make it.

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