DAVAO DEL SUR - A government employee in Magsaysay town, this province, was shot dead Friday (Dec 27) by still unknown assailants onboard a vehicle while the victim was riding his motorcycle in Barangay Poblacion.
The local police, headed by Major Jeffmar Tercero, identified the fatality as Philip Marl D. Ruelo, a job order employee of the local government in Magsaysay town, this province.
Police initial investigation disclosed that after the shooting incident, the victims was rushed to the Davao del Sur Provincial Hospital but attending physicians and nurses pronounced him dead.
The police are still "facing a blank wall" as to the motive of killing the government employee by still unidentified suspects who shot him on broad daylight.
Investigation also disclosed that there were some witnesses who saw the suspects already roaming in the area prior to the shooting incident which lead to the untimely demise of the victim.
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