TAGBILARAN CITY – Another man was shot to death in what police initially theorized as illegal drug-related killing last night just a week before the annual fiesta celebration of this capital city. Police identified the victim as one Mark Anthony Itac de Guzman, 44, single and resident of purok 4A, barangay Tiptip, this city. He sustained several gunshots on his bloodied body while sitting on a chair.
Police authorities particularly SOCO are still investigating on the motive of the killing and the perpetrators. Police quoted the neighbourhood who trooped to the cordoned scene as having heard several gun shots from a house where the victim was waylaid. The house has no lighting that police had to use flashlights and the head lamps of their service car for the conduct of the probe. Initially four empty bullet shells were recovered and one sachet of believed to be “shabu” found on his lap, the police said.