Senior shot dead in Candaba town

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Sunday, March 16, 2014

CANDABA -- A 63-year-old from this town was shot dead in Barangay San Jose, Baliuag, Bulacan.

Police identified the victim as Hernando Batac of Barangay Dalayap, Candaba town.

Police reports said that Batac was preparing breakfast inside his store when the gunman approached and shot him.


The victim died of multiple gunshot wounds.

Authorities recovered four spent shells of a .45 caliber pistol at the crime scene.

The town police are conducting a follow-up operation to establish the identity of the suspect and the motive behind the killing.

Published in the Sun.Star Pampanga newspaper on March 17, 2014.

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