2 spider collectors killed

August 28, 2019

A JUNKSHOP boy and a tricycle driver were shot dead by an unidentified gunman while the victims were reportedly collecting up spider (gagamba) in a grassy portion of Bgy. San Rafael, San Pablo City, Laguna, early yesterday morning.

San Pablo City police, chief, Lt. Col.  Eliseo Bernales,  said the victims identified as Jaymark Espregante, 20, junkshop boy of Sitio Kuligligan Bgy. Bagong Bayan,  and Dave Christian Garcia, 25, tricycle driver of Bgy. Concepcion, both of San Pablo City, were found dead with gunshot wounds in their bodies at around 4 a.m.

Lt. Bernales said the gunman has already been identified but his name was withheld pending his arrest.

“Ang suspek ay may mga previous case na rin hinggil sa ibat-ibang kaso”. Lt. Bernales added.

A certain Ashley Mitcher Jesmundo, 16, Grade 9 student and the companion of the victims, reported to officials of Barangay San Rafael the shooting incidents.