SUBIC TOWN, ZAMBALES – A couple and a former broadcaster were shot dead on Monday by unidentified gunmen in Barangay ManganVaca, this town.
According to police reports sent to Senior Supt Jelson Dayupay, hief of Subic Police, Melvin Espiritu and his partner Melody Iloco were riding a motorcycle when gunmen fired at them at Daang Naugsol in the same barangay.
Coincidentally, former radio broadcaster Salvador Zamuco Jr., who was also riding a motorcycle, was also gunned down after witnessing the couple’s killing.
Police probers were checking on reports that illegal drug trade could be the motive behind the killing since the couple lived in the notorious “shabu tiangge” of the municipality. (Jonas Reyes)