By Liezle Basa-Iñigo
A 31-year-old LGU employee was shot dead while sitting at the waiting shed along National Highway of Brgy. Samonte, Quezon, Isabela.
Al Geroni Padilla, single, LGU-Quezon Employee and a resident of Brgy. Arellano, Quezon, Isabela was waiting for his other companions to join the Fun Bike when he was shot around 4:50 AM of June 12, 2018.
SPO1 Waltson G Malayao said that victim was sitting at the waiting shed when suspects suddenly appeared riding a motorcycle. One of the suspects approached the victim and shot him several times, causing his instantaneous death.
The suspects immediately fled the scene heading south direction. Personnel of Quezon Police immediately conducted hot pursuit for the possible identification and apprehension of the suspects.
Initial information on motive of the incident is love triangle. The victim is allegedly having an illicit affair with a married woman.