Love triangle eyed in Goldenfield shooting
Police Station 8 head, Police Chief Inspector Ruel Culanag said that they already have persons of interest in the shooting to death of a person eating pizza at Golden Field Commercial Complex located in Barangay Singcang-Airport around 11:20 p.m. Tuesday.
Culanag said that their initial investigation bared that the victim was killed due to “crime of passion” or “love triangle”.
The victim was identified as Jeffrey Abendan, 41, separated, resident of Purok Sunflower, Barangay Taculing, Bacolod city.
He sustained gunshot wound in the head from .45 caliber firearm and did not make it to the nearest hospital.
Culanag said that the victim was with his alleged girlfriend who is a nurse and married to a seaman with two children.
They were eating inside Pizza Hut near the City Mall when two unidentified suspects riding-in-tandem fired at the victim hitting his head.
He said the woman is allegedly planning to separate from her seaman husband and would live with the victim.
The victim is also married but separated from his wife since 2004.
The two came to know each other when the brother of the victim was hospitalized. The woman was the nurse assigned to his brother.
Police Station 8 is still investigating the incident.*(CMGarde)