Construction worker shot dead in QC

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Aug 12 2012 12:34 PM | Updated as of Aug 12 2012 08:34 PM

MANILA, Philippines – A construction worker was shot dead in Barangay Gulod, Novaliches in Quezon City Saturday night.

The victim, who was identified as Marlon Ramirez, was declared dead on the spot.

Ramirez, 35, sustained seven gunshot wounds.

Witnesses said they saw a van roaming around the area before the incident happened.

Authorities said the unidentified suspect used a 9 mm gun and they believe that drugs was the reason behind the killing. – from a report by Eric Dastas, dzMM