STL Coordinator Shot Dead

A coordinator of Small Town Lottery (STL) was shot dead in a hold up attempt in Hacienda Bagacay, Barangay Bagtic, Silay City around 5:30 p.m. Sunday.

Superintendent Noel Polines, OIC Chief of Silay City PNP identified the victim as Jason Larido, 31, of Barangay Bagtic, Silay City. He sustained seven gunshot wounds on the chest but managed to flee on his motorcycle and ask assistance from the Barangay Hall.

He was rushed by Barangay Watchmen to Teresita Lopez Jalandoni Memorial Provincial Hospital but was declared dead on arrival in Silay City.

His elder brother, Jonel was informed immediately and rushed to the hospital only to see his brother gasping for breath. They had a basketball game that afternoon.

He said his brother was a good person and said he was surprised of his slay. He added that he tried to rob him of his P5, 000 collection after he came from Barangay Dos Hermanas, Talisay City collecting bets on his motorcycle.

Silay City police is investigating the said incident to identify the suspects. *(Cyrus M. Garde)



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