June 18, 2024

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Construction worker gunned down in front of kin

By Justine Rich Talusan

A LABORER was shot dead in front of his relatives  in Bgy. Bagtas, Tanza, Cavite on Saturday night.

Victim Celedinio Manilingan Mintealto, of Phase 1A, Carissa Homes, Bgy. Bagtas, died on the spot.

According to the witnesses, the gunman was wearing a white t-shirt, leather black jacket, cargo shorts and a black bull cap.

An investigation showed the killing occurred at 10:30 p.m. on Saturday.

The victim was having drinks with relatives in front of their house in Carissa Homes in Bgy. Bagtas when the suspect, who was armed with a gun, suddenly appeared and without a word shot Mintealto.

      The gunman fled after the killing.

Police are investigating the killing.