Suspect in broadcaster’s slay gunned down


Posted at Jan 01 2013 02:38 AM | Updated as of Jan 01 2013 10:38 AM

MANILA, Philippines – One of the suspects in the killing of a television newscaster was shot dead in Capiz.

Richard Barrios was gunned down inside the Merkado Publiko in the town of Dumarao on Sunday morning.

The suspects, who were only identified as Kano Molina and Junjun Habolin, fled after the incident.

Barrios was buying food and firecrackers when the suspects arrived and shot him.

Barrios was among the suspects in the killing of Chris Misajon, a TV newscaster of GMA TV-6 on September 2006. Report from Nony Basco, ABS-CBN News