Man allegedly linked to illegal drugs shot dead in Dumaguete City

Aiza Layague, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Aug 15 2017 07:55 PM

DUMAGUETE CITY -- A man allegedly involved in illegal drugs was shot dead Monday.

Authorities said the victim, identified as Noel Henson, a resident of Colon Street here, was on his motorcycle in the direction of Real Street when the incident happened.

Two unidentified men on a motorcycle approached Henson and shot him several times.

Henson died due to gunshot wounds to his head and body.

Dumaguete City deputy chief of police Senior Inspector Van Joel Tingson said the incident could be related to illegal drugs. 

Henson, according to Tingson, is on a list of personalities linked to illegal drugs in the province.