Man killed in Batangas highway ambush

A MAN was shot and killed by unidentified Van-riding assassins while riding a motorcycle along the highway in Tuy, Batangas the other day.

The victim who suffered several gunshot wounds was identified by Tuy town police chief Major Allan C. Nidua as Eddie Gomez.

The top cop said the victim was seen riding a black/red Yamaha XRM motorcycle around 6:05 p.m. and traversing Bgy. Luntal highway in Tuy town and upon reaching the place of the incident was shot several times by unidentified culprits using short and long firearms.

The victim sustained multiple bullet wounds in different parts of the body and was immediately brought by the responding policemen to Western Medical Center, in Balayan town but was declared dead on arrival, the report said.

After the incidents of the suspects fled on board a light blue Innova van headed toTuy municipality