The victim was identified as Ronald Abelo alias Paklay, 45, a resident of the said place.
According to case investigator, Police Staff Sergeant Lei Vincent Gonsalve, the victim was buying cigarettes at a store near the San Nicolas barangay hall when the gunman arrived and shot him in the head.
Abelo was rushed to the hospital but was declared dead past 1 a.m. of the following day, according to the victim’s niece, Rose.
Gonsalve said they are considering all angles to find out the motive of the incident. (BBT, TPT)