MANILA – A village councilman (kagawad) was shot dead in Grace Park, Caloocan City on Friday, police said.
Senior Superintendent Bernard Tambaoan, Caloocan Police chief, said 51-year-old Rogelio Escaño was shot in the head by motorcycle-riding gunmen along 8th Avenue.
Tambaoan said Escaño was delivering pork to a restaurant in the area when the ambush occurred.
Investigators have yet to determine the motive behind the killing. – report from Johnson Manabat, dzMM