Triker shot dead

August 07, 2019

A TRICYCLE driver was shot and killed by still unidentified assailant while waiting for passengers Tuesday evening in Taguig City.

Francis Kyle Adre, 20, of 116 Aguinaldo Compound, Bgy. San Miguel, Taguig died on the spot from single bullet wound in the head while the suspect immediately fled towards an unknown direction.

Taguig police chief P/Col. Alexander Santos said Adre was waiting for passengers in the tricycle terminal at around 11:30 p.m. along Baybreeze Toda Tricycle terminal in Seagull Street when the suspect, with drawn gun, approached him from behind and shot him once in the head at close range.

Police are still facing a blank wall in their investigation into the killing while a follow-up operation was ongoing for possible identification and arrest of the suspect.