2 village execs die in gun duel
TWO village officials were killed in a fatal gun duel on New Year’s eve in a remote village in Lawaan town in Antique province, police reported.
Reports reaching the PNP’s Central Operation Center in Camp Crame, identified the two fatalities as Eduardo Paulino and Dionesio Agapito.
According to the Eastern Visayas police office, the incident took place at around 11 p.m. Friday in Barangay Pandanan.
Paulino is the current village chairman of the barangay, while Agapito was the former village chairman and serving presently as village councilor.
Reports said that Paulino reportedly sustained a fatal gunshot wound on his left eye, while Agapito suffered a pellet wounds in left arm and left side of his body. Both died on the spot. Anthony Vargas