Com­men­ta­tor gunned down

China Daily (Hong Kong) - - WORLD - AP—AFP—XIN­HUA

Philip­pine po­lice say a gun­man has killed a pop­u­lar ra­dio com­men­ta­tor known for be­ing crit­i­cal of al­leged cor­rup­tion and ris­ing crime in a south­ern city. Po­lice chief Cris­teto Rey Gon­za­lodo of Iligan city says Fer­nando Soli­jon was shot mul­ti­ple times late on Thurs­day as he was about to get into his car af­ter hav­ing drinks with col­leagues at a friend’s house. He says the gun­man then fled on a mo­tor­cy­cle driven by an­other man. Soli­jon, 48, died on the way to a hos­pi­tal.

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