Overseer Shot Dead

A hacienda overseer in Talisay City was shot dead along the national highway of Barangay Marina in Binalbagan town, Negros Occ. around 6:30 a.m. Sunday.

Police Chief Inspector Anthony Grande, Binalbagan PNP OIC police chief identified the victim as Rolando Hermoso, 56, married, of Barangay Guintubhan, Isabela town. He sustained a gunshot wound in the head and died on the spot.

Grande said the victim alighted from a private vehicle and was shot by yet unidentified suspect. He believes that the suspect had a companion inside the car.

It was not determined if the victim and the suspect had a misunderstanding. It was reported that the victim and his unidentified companions attended a burial in Binalbagan town and went back to Bacolod City Sunday morning.

Binalbagan PNP is still investigating the incident to determine the motive of killing.*(CMG)



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