TUGUEGARAO CITY — A Civil Service Commission official in Region 2 was killed in Barangay Centro 10 here on Friday.
Investigation showed that lawyer and regional director Neil Agustin was driving his car when he was shot dead by motorcycle-riding assailants along Gonzaga Street extension.
Agustin's employee, Randolph Castaneda, was with him during the incident. Castaneda said he got out of their vehicle and ran for safety after the gunmen sped off.
Police Sr. Supt. Warren Tolito said a special task group has been formed to look into the case.
Tuguegarao police and nearby stations have placed checkpoints around the area.