Sikyu shot in head in Tondo

August 24, 2020

A SECURITY guard was killed by a lone unidentified gunman who shot him in the head in Tondo, Manila the other day.

Jury Lopez, 22, a security guard at the Vitas Industrial Estate Association located at Blk.12 Aroma ,Temporary Housing in Tondo and residing at Bldg.24 Ext.,Aroma,Vitas,Tondo, died instantly.

Investigation by PMMS Charles John Duran of the Manila Police District- homicide section said that the incident took place around 2:30 a.m. at  Blk. 12 at the Aroma Temporary Housing  near the corner of Mel Lopez Boulevard in Tondo.

It was learned that before the incident, the victim was having a drinking spree with a visitor inside his home at around 1 a.m.

Moments later, the victim boarded his motorcycle to go to work but was shot by the said gunman.

An investigation is underway to esetablish the identity of the suspect and the motive behind the killing.