ABRA – A barangay kagawad on Sunday was shot dead while his wife, a barangay chairwoman, and his sister, were injured in a gun attack by motorcycle-riding suspects in Pidigan, this province.
The shooting incident occurred as the filing of Certificate of Candidacy for barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections had just started.
Police identified the fatality as kagawad Victor Dela Cruz Pisco.
The wounded was Pisco’s wife, barangay captain Elida Sales Pisco, and his sister, Myrna Pisco Vasquez, all residents of Bgy. Immuli, Pidigan, Abra.
The victims were riding an elf-truck traversing the Pidigan-Pilar provincial road going to Bgy. Immuli, Pidigan when they were shot by unidentified motorike-riding suspects.