Village official shot dead in Batangas City
A VILLAGE official was shot dead by an unidentified lone gunman for unknown reason, late Tuesday evening, March 1, in Batangas City.
Reports reaching Camp Crame identified the victim as Noel Lepran, a councilor of Barangay 22 in Batangas City.
The reports said that shooting incident took place at around 11:30 p.m. at D. Silang St., in Brarangay 15 also of said city.
The victim, who sustained several gunshot wounds in his body, was brought to a nearby hospital for treatment, but was pronounced dead on arrival by the attending physician, reports said.
The reports added that the Batangas City Police office are now conducting an investigation over the said incident to determine the suspect’s identity or motive. Anthony Vargas