Drug personality gunned down

  • Written by Arlene Rivera
  • Published in Metro
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UNIDENTIFIED motorcycle-riding men gunned down a drug personality in San Juan City the other night.

Reports reaching Eastern Police District (EPD) director Chief Supt. Romulo Sapitula said that at around 7:30 p.m. Sunday, the armed men shot dead  Joey Vilas, 37, of 18 3rd West Crame, Bgy. West Crame, San Juan City.
Vilas sustained multiple gunshot wounds in the  body.
Investigation showed that five motorcycle-driving men with back riders suddenly appeared and shot the victim in front of a house at 10 West Crame and fled.
Elements of the Criminal Investigation Unit (CIU)  were dispatched to track down the suspects but failed to arrest the suspects.
Further investigation disclosed that the victim is included in the barangay drug watchlist.