AN independent candidate for Sangguniang Bayan in Aborlan, Palawan was shot dead by unidentified suspects late afternoon on Monday.
The victim was identified as Ruben Bediores Goh, 51, married and resident of Barangay Poblacion, Aborlan, Palawan.
According to Mimaropa Police spokesman Police Supt. Socrates Faltado, the incident occurred at around 5:09 p.m. alongside km 72, national highway, Barangay Magsaysay corner intersection of provincial road going to Sitio Marimras.
Initial investigation showed that the victim was onboard his motorcycle on his way home when two unidentified suspects appeared and shot him repeatedly.