Vice-mayor shot dead in Zamboanga Sibugay
A LOCAL government official in Zamboanga Sibugay province was shot dead by motorcycle riding gunmen on late Tuesday afternoon (December 20) in Ipil town of said the province, police reports said Wednesday.
Initial reports reaching Camp Crame identified the victim as Carlito Bayawa, vice-mayor of Siay town also in the same province.
The reports said the victim was outside of DBP Bldg located at Poblacion, Ipil when he was attacked by two motorcycle riding gunmen at around 4:50 p.m.
The vice-mayor reportedly died on the spot while the suspects fled towards unknown direction. Anthony Vargas