Apó E. Hápá and Bobot E. Laguna
Sorsogon City, [07.16.17] – [Updated] The electrician local government unit of Juban, Sorsogon was killed after he was shot several times by armed suspects outside the cockpit at 3:00 o’ clock this afternoon in the island barangay of Sablayan in Juban, Sorsogon.
Juban Municipal Police Station identified the male victim as Arvin Janoras y Habana, 42 years old of Barangay Tughan, Juban, Sorsogon.
Initial investigation revealed that a certain Roland Belmonte Grecia, 58 years old Barangay Treasurer of Barangay Sablayan witnessed the shooting incident and identified the suspects was led by alias “Steve,” a suspected leader of New People’s Army.
The witness told the police that the six suspects were armed with two M-16 Armalite rifles and two short fire arms and the victim was shot in cold blood several times. Janoras died instantly due to multiple gun wounds.
Another bystander identified as Louie Digo Sentes, 22 single fisherman of Sablayan village also sustained gunshot wounds on his left leg and was brought to Sorsogon Provincial Hospital for medical treatment.
The NPA had also warned the crowd before leaving the crime scene that they will eliminate all members of hold uppers and don’t get afraid because this is a robber, the report ended.
Ten years ago, the victim’s father was also killed in Barangay Beriran, Juban, Sorsogon.