1 Shot Dead by Riding-in-Tandem

A person pn a motorcycle was shot dead by riding-in-tandem suspects who was following him in front of Star Ice along Flores Avenue in Barangay Piapi in Dumaguete City, at about 2:30 in the afternoon Friday.

Police Chief Inspector Ponce De Leon, Scene of the Crime Operatives (SOCO) team leader of the Dumaguete Police Office, identified the victim as Adam Gantalao Corciega, 38, married of C. Vidal Street in Jimalalud, Negros Oriental.

The victim was riding his motorcycle going north direction when followed by the two unidentified suspects who shot him twice.

He was hit, sending him stumbling with his motorcycle.

The suspects shot him five times causing him to die on the spot and was later declared dead by Dr. Kenneth Kho of One Rescue.

The suspects fled after.

Recovered from the crime scene were seven empty shells of a .45 caliber, one slug of the same caliber, one black Suzuki Raider with plate number GD 81295, cash worth P5,700, and assorted IDs and ATM cards.

Cops still investigating.*