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4 killed in Cagayan bar shooting

Raymon DullanaRaymon Dullana is The Northern Forum's new editor in chief. He also works as correspondent for


TUGUEGARAO CITY, Philippines- Authorities here said multiple fatalities were recorded in a shooting incident in Lal-lo town in Cagayan province early Monday morning, November 12.

Reports reaching Cagayan provincial police said two unidentified suspects opened fire to owners of a videoke bar in Barangay Magapit in Lal-lo.

Police identified the victims as couples Princess Angelica Javier and Eugene Javier, and live-in partners Ramcey Javier and Michaela Javier.

Initial investigations showed the suspects and one of the female victims got into fight, prompting the suspects to shoot the victims.

Four of the fatalities died of multiple gunshot wounds in their bodies.

Witnesses said the suspects are wearing brown and black jackets respectively.

A manhunt operation was launched by joint forces of local police and nearby military, as investigation for possible identification of the suspects is underway.