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Man shot dead by nephew

  • Written by Zaida delos Reyes-Palanca
  • Published in Provincial
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A 54-year-old man was shot dead by his nephew shortly after a heated argument for still unknown reason
the other day in Zamboanga del Norte.

The victim, who died on the spot due to gunshot wound in thes head, was identified as Vicente
Lumopog Caing, married, of Purok 9, Lintangan, Sibuco, Zamboanga del Norte
     
Police arrested the suspect, identified as Jayben Caing Aguilar, 24, nephew of the victim and a
resident of the said place.
     
Reports said the incident occurred at around 4:30 p.m. inside the victim’s house.
 
Accordingly, the victim was resting inside his house when the suspect arrived and for unknown
reason figured in a heated argument with the victim.
 
Minutes later, the suspect took a gun and shot the victim in the forehead, killing him on the
spot.