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Drug suspect slain in front of family

  • Written by Zaida delos Reyes-Palanca
  • Published in Provincial
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A SUSPECTED drug personality was shot dead in front of his family the other night inside their house in Sta. Rosa City, Laguna.

The victim, identified as Benzaib Arambulo Alignay, 52, married, driver, of Block 4, Lot 3, Tiongco 3 Subdivision, Bgy. Tagapo, said city, was shot dead at 7 p.m. inside the victim’s house.
Investigators said the victim, together with his wife and two children, were inside their house when two unidentified suspects wearing bull caps and face masks knocked on the door and asked for a certain “Bukol.”
After a few minutes of confrontation, one of the suspects drew a firearm and shot the victim repeatedly.
The victim died on the spot. The suspects then fled.
Recovered at the crime scene were  two fired cartridge cases for cal. .45 pistol.
It was learned that the victim was listed as number 503rd drug personality in the province.