CEBU – A woman and her son were shot dead in Talisay City, Cebu on Wednesday, Christmas Day.
The son, identified as Christian Cana, was shot dead by an unidentified gunman inside their house in Barangay Lawaan II at around 1 a.m.
Christian's mother Carlota, who had just come from attending the night mass, was also shot dead by the suspect upon her arrival at the house.
Carlota was declared dead on arrival at the Talisay District Hospital. Christian, on the other hand, succumbed to his wounds at the Vicente Sotto Memorial Medical Center in Cebu City at around 5 a.m.
Christian sustained two gunshot wounds to his stomach, two to his left arm, and one to his head. Carlota, on the other hand, was shot in the chest.
Talisay City Police are looking into personal grudge as the motive behind the killing. Relatives, however, said the victims had no known enemies.