Teacher found dead

A teacher of General Lacson Elementary School located in Barangay Burgos, Cadiz City was found dead yesterday morning along a secluded area of Pueblo Sta. Maria, Sitio Punong Ko, Barangay Daga, Cadiz.

Pueblo Sta. Maria is a subdivision owned by former Provincial Board Member “Bomber” Zayco’s wife, who is related to Lopez family. It is located just a few meters from Crossing Cadiz.

Police Chief Inspector Rocky Desear, Cadiz OIC chief identified the victim as Eric Geronga, 37, married, resident of the place. He taught Grade 3.

Police recovered a .38 caliber firearm with holster with six live bullets and an empty shell. He had a gunshot wound on the left side of his head.

His wife and father, Engineer Benjamin Geronga, a City employee said they do not know any enemy of the victim.

Initial investigation disclosed that after supper around 7:00 p.m. Saturday the victim informed their househelp he is going out for fresh air, but failed to come home. He was captured in a CCTV in the area.

The next day, Sunday, a minor found his body in the area and immediately informed police authorities.

Investigation on the incident is still being conducted.*



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