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Oscar Magallon

The body of the victim, Oscar Magallon. A photo grab from Joel Mendez Face Book post.

Daraga, Albay [09.17.16] – Daraga Municipal Police Station is still investigating on the  shooting incident that transpired this morning in Purok 3,Barangay Inarado and killed the former transport leader, a report reaching Camp Simeon A. Ola said.

The shooting incident occurred at about 9:00 o’ clock in the morning in Barangay Inarado instantly killing the victim, Oscar Magallon y  Balingasa, a.k.a “Gwapo“.

The 52 years old, widow is a resident of the said place.

Initial report revealed, that the Magallon  was on their way home with his granddaughter  after buying a sticks of cigarette in  store when the suspect wearing closed helmet with belt bag suddenly approached and asked the victim in a vernacular as quoted, to wit: “SISAY SI TOMAS MAGALLON?”

The  victim answered that he was not Tomas.

Subsequently, one of the suspect immediately shot the victim  at close range and the second suspect drew his gun  and shot the victim successively.

SOCO team from Regional Crime Laboratory Office -5, Camp Simeon A Ola, Legazpi City has recovered three pieces cartridges for caliber .45 pistol; two  cartridges for .9mm pistol and one unfired cartridge for caliber .9mm pistol and personal belongings of the victim.

The unidentified suspects wearing black jacket, short pants, with belt bag.fled on board on a black Fury motorcycle towards the direction going to Camalig, Albay, the report ended.

Magallon was the former Chairperson of a local transport group, CONDOR-Bicol who succeeded the late Joseph Lorenzano.