The motive remains undetermined, perpetrators stay unknown: Cataingan Municipal Police Station doesn’t have the crime investigation finished just yet.
According to a police report, the incident transpired a 10:20 in the evening of July 17, 2018
The victims were identified as Samuel Pablo and Antonio Pablo, both of legal age and residents of Barangay Conception, Cataingan, Masbate.
The victims were onboard a black LIFAN 110 motorcycle with plate number EA 29542 going towards Barangay Poblacion, Cataingan were shot by unknown assailants while negotiating along the zigzag portion of the road.
They sustained multiple fatal gunshot wounds and died instantly on the road initial investigation revealed.
The suspects fled towards Masbate City after the incident.
Responding authorities have recovered five fired cartridges for caliber .45 pistol and one deformed fired bullet of undetermined caliber from the crime scene.
A motive is yet to be determined.