4 killed in separate shooting incidents in Pampanga


Posted at Aug 31 2014 07:32 PM | Updated as of Sep 01 2014 03:32 AM

PAMPANGA -- Four people were killed in three separate shooting incidents in Pampanga on Sunday.

Two of the victims, Elma Guevarra and Edgar Carpio, were traversing Barangay Anunas in Angeles City, Pampange, when they were shot by two unidentified men onboard a motorcycle.

Guevarra and Carpio died on the spot after sustaining several gunshot wounds from a caliber .45 gun.

Investigation on the case is ongoing.

Meanwhile, a man was shot dead in Barangay Balibago in Angeles City.

Based on police investigation, the male victim sustained several gunshot wounds on his face and left eye, which caused his death.

Authorities are looking at illegal drugs as the motive behind the crime.

The man was a former detainee in Angeles City Jail.

Another man was found dead in Barangay San Nicolas in Magalang, Pampanga.

Based on investigation, the man was a vagrant and may have been a victim of a prank. -- report from Trisha Mostoles, ABS-CBN News Pampanga