Navy man gunned down in Albay: LEGAZPI CITY — A Philippine Navy man was shot and killed by a suspected member of the New Folks’s Military (NPA) in Pio Duran city in Albay province on Friday afternoon.
Chief Inspector Maria Luisa Calubaquib, Bicol police spokesperson, mentioned Senior Chief Petty Officer Jesus Zaavedra, 55, was on his manner house to Barangay (village) Caratagan when an unidentified man shot him in Barangay Binodegahan at four:10 p.m.
The sufferer died immediately whereas the suspect fled after the taking pictures, Calubaquib mentioned.
Ensign Estela Jane Sasil, Naval Forces in Southern Luzon spokesperson, mentioned the sufferer was assigned on the Naval base on this metropolis.
Sasil mentioned the sufferer, who was set to retire subsequent 12 months, obtained dying threats earlier than the incident as he was energetic in civil-military operations in Albay.
Quoting an intelligence report, Sasil mentioned the victims’ identify was within the communist insurgent hit record.