LINGAYEN, Pangasinan — Two more drug personalities in the watchlist were killed by motorcycle-riding men in separate shooting incidents in the towns of Binmaley and Bolinao on Wednesday, according to the Pangasinan Police Provincial Office (PPPO).
Shot dead in Barangay Gayaman, Binmaley at about 5:50 p.m. of August 24 , by four unidentified suspects was Marlon Bautista, alias “Onsoy”, 31, a construcfion worker and a native of Metro Manila, who was listed as top 16 in the municipal level as pusher/ user in Binmaley.
Four suspects whose identities are yet to be determined and on board two motorcycles and in stationary position, waited for the victim to pass and when he came into view, he was shot by one of the suspects.
Thereafter, all the suspects sped off towards Brgy. Sta. Rosa, also in Binmaley. The victim died on the spot.
Motive of the incident is believed drug related.
Meanwhile, on the same day, one Jayson Homer, alias “Tago”, 26, a native of Dasmarinas, Cavite, listed as Top 9 drug personality in the municipal level as pusher, was shot dead by two motorcycle armed men riding in tandem in Barangay Binabalian, Bolinao.
Initial investigation revealed that victim, together with his five companions, were walking along a barangay road when the armed men on motorcycle suddenly stopped by and one of them pushed the victim to a grassy area where he shot him several times in different parts of his body. His startled companions scampered towards different directions.
The suspects fled after the incident bringing along with them their firearm.
The victim was rushed to the town’s Rural Health Unit but was pronounced dead by the attending physician. PNA/northboundasia.com