TUGUEGARAO CITY, Philippines- The consultant of Santa Ana town mayor in Cagayan province was killed in a shooting Saturday morning, January 21.
In a report, Police Chief Inspector Saturnino Soriano, town police chief, identified the victim as certain Oscar Oñate, consultant of Mayor Darwin Tobias.
Rappler is still trying to contact the camp of Tobias for statement as of posting.
Soriano said Oñate was dead on the spot when the two unidentified motorcycle-riding assailants shot him several times at a quarry site in Santa Ana.
In their initial investigation, Soriano said witnesses saw the suspects talking with Oñate before shooting him.
Police said they are now looking for CCTVs in and near the area to identify the suspects. –Northernforum.net