Vil­lage dad shot dead

Tempo - - News - (Danny J. Esta­cio)

LU­CENA CITY, Que­zon – An in­cum­bent vil­lage chair died af­ter be­ing shot by an uniden­ti­fied as­sailant right in front of his own home, yes­ter­day morn­ing.

Po­lice iden­ti­fied the fa­tal­ity as 50year-old Ed­uardo Ber­iña, also known as Kap­i­tan Paga, vil­lage chair of Barangay Iba­bang Iyam, here.

Ac­cord­ing to Se­nior Su­per­in­ten­dent Rhod­er­ick Ar­ma­mento of Lu­cena po­lice, Ber­iña was shot twice on the head by a lone gun­man as he stepped out of the gate of his house around 6:45 a.m.

It was learned that Ber­iña had been re­ceiv­ing death threats prior.

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