Woman shot dead in Tondo


Posted at Dec 24 2013 11:11 AM | Updated as of Dec 24 2013 07:11 PM

MANILA – A woman was shot dead in Tondo, Manila Monday evening.

The victim, identified as Adelaida Harabo, was found dead at a dark alley in Parola Compound. She sustained a gunshot wound to the head. Several residents said they saw the suspect shoot the victim at close range.

Police suspect that illegal drugs had something to do with the crime, as sachets of methamphetamine hydrochloride (shabu), cash and drug paraphernalia were found inside the bag of the victim. – report from Jerome Lantin, ABS-CBN News