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Female lawyer shot dead in Bohol

  • Written by Zaida delos Reyes-Palanca
  • Published in Provincial
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A female lawyer was shot dead by unidentified motorcycle-riding suspects the other day in Tagbilaran City, Bohol.

The victim was identified as Atty. Mia Manuelita Cumba Mascarinas-Green, 49, of Centro 1, Dampas District, Tagbilaran City.
   
Reports said the incident occurred at 4:27 p.m. at the corner of H. Zamora St., JA Clarin, Dao District.
   
The victim was on board her Toyota Innova (ABM-9572), together with her family, when the incident happened.
   
The report said the suspects fired at the vehicle and shot the victim repeatedly.
   
After the incident, the suspects fled while the victim was rushed to Holy Name Hospital where he died at 6:15 p.m.
   
Recovered at the scene were 14 empty shells and three live ammunition for cal. .9mm pistol, four empty shells for cal. .45 pistol, two live ammunition and five deformed slugs for the gun.