Chinese businessman killed in Cotabato

By Albashir Saiden, ABS-CBN News Central Mindanao

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

COTABATO CITY, Philippines – A 53-year-old Chinese businessman was gunned down by still unidentified suspects inside his own restaurant in Sinsuat Avenue, Cotabato City Thursday afternoon, police said.

The victim was identified as Antonio Tee Cuakok.

Investigation showed that 2 suspects entered the restaurant of Cuakok and pretended to be customers.

They ordered drinks, but later followed the victim to the kitchen and shot him twice in the back.

Cuakok was rushed to the hospital but was later pronounced dead by the attending physician.

Police have yet to determine the identities of the suspects and their motive behind the killing.