Former Purok Chairman Shot Dead

A former leader of Purok Mahogany in Sitio Abtao, Barangay Tapi, Kabankalan City was shot dead in front of a store in the place around 6:00 p.m. Wednesday.

Superintendent Rhea Santos, Kabankalan PNP chief identified the victim as Webby Tribunal Argabio, 51, married “Alias Dokdok,” resident of the place.

He sustained multiple gunshot wounds and was brought to Lorenzo Zayco Memorial District Hospital in Kabankalan, but was declared dead on arrival.

He was standing in front of Torno’s Store when approached by four unidentified suspects wearing bonnets and shot dead. The suspects fled on foot to unknown direction.

Recovered from the place of incident were eight (8) fired cartridges of caliber 45 and one (1) slug of cal. 45.

Police initial investigation disclosed that the crime had something to do with land conflict as there were people who want to take their farm.

Police is still investigating the incident.*


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