Anne T. Hapas
Zamboanga City, [10.13.15] – Tungawan town Mayor Randy Adlawan Climaco was killed in ambush on Monday, while Vice Mayor Abison Abduraok, a driver Charlie de la Cruz, Barangay Chairman Ernesto Segualan, Fortunato Mangubat, Carlan Climaco and Jembot Recalde has survived in the attack, police report said.
The victims were on board on a vehicle when they were fired upon by still an unidentified perpetrators past 3:00 o’ clock in the afternoon, in Barangay Kayamkam en route to Tungawan, investigators said.
The entourage of Climaco was ambushed an hour after he filed his candidacy as Vice Mayor.
Police is still investigating on the case and eyeing a political angle as one of the probable motive to the crime, however, investigators are still clueless in their investigation as there are no one claiming responsibility to the incident.