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Couple gunned down in Kalinga

  • Written by Cesar Reyes
  • Published in Provincial
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KALINGA -- A couple was shot dead by an identified suspect at 6:10 p.m. the other day in Bgy. Bantay, Tabuk City.

Police identified the victims as Marcelo Mangawit Magadang, 64, preacher, and his wife Marcelina Babate Magadang, 67.
   
Investigators said the victims were shot while having their dinner inside their residence. The victims were rushed by their relatives to Almora General Hospital where they were declared dead on arrival by an attending physician.
   
The Provincial Crime Laboratory Office recovered five spent shells and a slug for cal. 5.56 at the scene.