Nueva Ecija vendor shot dead

A vendor was killed on Tuesday by a riding-in-tandem in San Antonio, Nueva Ecija

The San Antonio police identified the victim as Armando Fernando, a resident of Purok 3, Bgy. Maligaya, Cabiao, Nueva Ecija.

Initial investigation showed the victim was on a motorcycle going to San Antonio.

When he reached Purok 2, Pantoc, Bgy. Buliran in San Antonio, two unidentified men on a black motorcycle both wearing black long sleeves and black helmets suddenly appeared and shot him in the head then sped off.

The victim was rushed to the Cabiao General Hospital, Cabiao in Nueva Ecija but was later  transferred to the Nueva Ecija Medics Hospital in San Isidro, Nueva Ecija where he was declared dead upon arrival.

The San Antonio police immediately conducted “Oplan Bakod” and cordoned off the crime scene, and asked the SOCO for assistance. They are now reviewing the CCTV footage in nearby establishments to identify the suspects.