A barangay councilman was shot dead while standing near his house Sunday night in Pasay City.
Welfredo Dimaculangan, 61, kagawad of Bgy. 128, Zone 13, and resident of 662 Pasay Boulevard, M. Dela Cruz St., succumbed to bullet wounds in the body while being rushed to Pasay City General Hospital while the unidentified gunman escaped after the killing.
Pasay police chief Senior Supt. Noel Flores said the victim was standing a few meters away from his house at around 7:10 p.m. when the suspect appeared and shot him repeatedly in the body.
Police said they are still establishing the motive behind the killing while a follow-up operation was still ongoing for possible identification and arrest of the suspect.