Barangay captain shot by riding-in-tandem

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Nov 08 2012 10:58 PM | Updated as of Nov 09 2012 06:58 AM

MANILA, Philippines -- A barangay captain is in critical condition after he was shot by motorcycle-riding gunmen in Grace Park, Caloocan City on Thursday afternoon.

Victim El Rey Magat, 26, was on board his motorcycle along Florencio St. in Barangay 67 when two men shot him at around 5 p.m.

The victim was immediately brought to the nearest hospital.

Authorities have yet to identify the suspects.

Police are still investigating the incident. -- Report from Robert Mano, dzMM