Pastor, family massacred in Sultan Kudarat


Posted at Feb 21 2013 05:50 PM | Updated as of Feb 22 2013 03:49 AM

MANILA, Philippines – A pastor and his entire family were murdered by unidentified suspects as they were about to enter their home in Leonora Homes, Barangay Calauag, Isulan, Sultan Kudarat Wednesday night.

The victims were identified as Ray Debardo, 44; his wife Renalyn, 39; and their children Katherine, 14; and Karen 8.

PO1 Ernie Lagania said the family just came from a party when they were shot by suspects on board a motorcycle.

Debardo is a pastor and a habal-habal driver in the area.

Police have yet to determine the motive behind the killing. Investigations are still ongoing. -- Report from Edwin Sevidal, dzMM