San Carlos City Resident Shot Dead in Vallehermoso

A resident of San Carlos City in Negros Occidental was shot dead by two unidentified suspects riding in motorcycle in Ylagan Poblacion in Vallerhermoso, Negros Oriental Tuesday noon.

Police identified the victim as Edgardo Parcon, of legal age, of Barangay 6, San Carlos City. He sustained two fatal gunshot wounds at the back of the body and was declared dead–on-arrival at Vallehermoso Rural Health Center.

Police operatives who responded to the crime scene recovered two empty shells of .45 caliber firearm.

The suspects immediately escaped towards north direction.

The victim was on his way home to San Carlos City when shot by the suspects following him in another motorcycle.

Vallehermoso PNP is still investigating the motive of the incident.*