A town councilor was killed in an ambush by unidentified motorcycle-riding gunmen while on his way to a family-owned harvesting facility Saturday afternoon in Ubay, Bohol.
Police said the victim Alan Abad, 56, an incumbent councilor of Ubay town was driving his motorcycle and had just come from his farm when he was waylaid by the two suspects in Brgy. Achila.
Responding policemen recovered from the scene seven empty shells of .45 caliber pistol.
Police said they are looking at land dispute as the possible motive behind the killing.