Dárlán Páléncìá Bárcélón
Ligao City, [12.07.17] – Another door to door single motorcycle driver in Sitio Managanaga, Barangay Oma-Oma, Ligao City has died after he was fatally shot by two unidentified suspects at 7:00 o‘ clock this morning.
Police Superintendent Lea B. Supelana, Ligao City Police Station Chief identified the victim as Alexander Polidario y Cantila, alyas Dugong, 39 years old, with live-in partner, a “habal-habal” door to door single motorcycle of Sitio Managanaga, Barangay Oma-Oma, Ligao City.
According to Police Superintendent Supelana, Vanessa Peñano y Quitoria, 21 years old, jobless, live-in partner of the victim and Roderick Porlaje y Allorde, 45 years old, farmer of Purok 3, Sitio Managanaga, Barangay Oma-Oma personnaly appeared to this station and reported the incident.
Peñano was baffled why his partner’s has to die violently at the hands of his attacker and she can not revealed to the investigator any conceivable motive that might point a lead to crime as she does not know that his partner has engaged in any illegal activities and he is a very friendly person she lamented.
Meanwhile, Roderick Porlaje y Allorde also told the police that while he was inside his residence he heard four gunbursts at around 7:00 o’ clock in the morning.
His attention was called by his 15 years old son Patrick Porlaje Porcalla, that the victim was shot by two unidentified suspects who were wearing a bonnet and sweatshirt who fled after shooting Polidario.
Oma-Oma Punong Barangay Emily C. Ponting turned-over one spent cartridge of shotgun whom she found in the crime scene, the report said.
The victim was rushed to Josefina Belmonte Duran Memorial District Hospital [JBDMDH], but was declared dead on arrival by Dr. Ma. Loielen Tolentino, the attending physician.
Polidario is the latest “habal-habal” or single motorcycle driver who was killed in remote village of the 3rd District of Albay from the period of November25 up to December 7, 2017 following the death of Mark Angelo Vergara y Bautista. The shooting of two victims was committed in a matter of eleven days, and he is the second victim of shooting incident recorded by the PNP in Ligao City – following the November 27 shooting of Richard Miralpes y Vitero in Barangay Tinago, Ligao City.
Last November 26, Mark Angelo Vergara y Bautista, a 32 years old also a“habal-habal” or single motorcycle driver and of Purok 2, Barangay San Pascual, Libon was also killed by unidentified suspect using an unknown caliber in Barangay San Antonio, Libon, Albay.