Lawyer shot-dead inside his office in Bulacan – PNP
MANILA, Philippines – A well known lawyer was shot-dead by two unidentified gunmen Tuesday afternoon inside his office in San Jose del Monte City, Bulancan, police reporters said on Wednesday.
Belated reports reaching Camp Crame identified the victim as lawyer Cornelio Cruz, 57, and a resident of said city.
The reports said the victim was at his office on Hi-Rise Bldg., in Brgy. Sta. Cruz of said city when he was shot to death by two unidentified gunmen at around 11:15 a.m. Tuesday.
The reports said the suspects quickly fled after the shooting incident.
Police recovered from the scene some seven pieces of spent shells and three deformed slugs for a .45 caliber pistol.