Man shot dead in Ilocos Norte bar brawl


Posted at Mar 20 2014 10:43 PM | Updated as of Mar 21 2014 06:43 AM

LAOAG CITY -- A man was found dead outside a videoke bar in Barangay Albano, Dingras in Ilocos Norte on Wednesday evening, police said.

The victim was identified as Jonathan Dumlao. Based on initial investigation, Dumlao went to a videoke bar and was involved in an argument with a group of men.

He rushed outside the bar but one of the suspects allegedly went after him and shot him.

Authorities found broken bottles and chairs inside the bar. They also recovered a knife blade and a 9mm bullet on the scene.

The suspects have yet to be identified. Police coordinated with nearby hospitals where the wounded suspects possibly went for treatment.

Dumlao was celebrating his birthday when he was killed. -- report from Denis Agcaoili, ABS-CBN News Ilocos