Steel firm exec shot dead

  • Written by Edd Reyes with Alyssa Alejandro
  • Published in Metro
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AN executive of a steel company was killed when he was shot repeatedly by two armed men yesterday morning in Caloocan City.

Caloocan police deputy chief for administration Supt. Ferdinand del Rosario identified the victim as Jayson Cuadrasal, 31, of Lakas ng Mahirap, Bgy. 12, and manager of Human Resources of Goodyear Steel Corp. with office address in Quezon City.

Investigation showed that at around 6:30 a.m., the victim went out of his house to buy something to eat for his breakfast in a nearby store when he was followed by two men who were allegedly waiting for him to go out.

A few steps away from the store, the suspects pulled out an unknown caliber of firearms, respectively and shot the victim repeatedly in the body, killing him instantly. After the killing, the suspects fled on foot.

Caloocan police chief Senior Supt. Restituto Arcanghel ordered his men to review the footage of the closed circuit television (CCTV) camera installed in the area for possible identification and arrest of the perpetrators.

Police are still conducting a follow-up investigation to determine the motive behind the killing.