Ex-inmate shot dead

August 17, 2019

A former inmate of Mandaluyong City Jail who was recently released after being charged for illegal drugs was gunned down by still unidentified suspects Friday evening in Pasay City.

Fernando Ibañez, 57, of 158 Twin Pioneer Ext. Bgy. 189 Zone 20 died on the spot from bullet wounds in the head while his assailants immediately escaped towards an unknown direction.

Pasay City police homicide investigators P/SSgt. Alberto Barangas and P/SSgt. Alfredo Aquino encountered difficulties in gathering witnesses who will provide them information regarding the killing since no one in the area wanted to talk.

Police only learned about the incident at around 12:05 a.m. yesterday when a concerned citizen informed them about a shooting incident along Guiho St., Bgy. 145, Zone 16.

When investigators responded to the area, they saw the bloodied body of the victim lying on the ground with bullet wounds in the head,

Based on record, the victim was recently released from Mandaluyong Ciy Jail after he was arrested on charges of violating R.A 9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous.