Female land agent gunned down inside Batangas mall

Arnell Ozaeta, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Aug 23 2016 12:19 PM

BATANGAS - A female land agent was shot dead by motorcycle-riding gunmen inside a mall in Batangas City on Monday morning, police said.

Batangas City police chief, Superintendent Barnard Dasugo identified the victim as Julie Armamento, a resident of Barangay Sta Clara, Batangas City.

Police said the victim was walking towards the parking lot of the mall in Barangay Pallocan West when the suspect approached her from behind and shot her at around 11:50 a.m.

Police said the victim died on the spot while the suspects, who wore helmets and jackets, escaped towards the city proper of Batangas City.

Police have yet to determine the motive of the slay.