An engineer working for the Department of Public Works and Highways was shot dead by unidentified men before dawn on Friday in Pagadian City. According to Supt. Glenn Dulawan, the city police chief, Charles Tan was traveling on a motorcycle when the gunmen attacked him at V. Sagun Street in Upper Lumbia village. The gunmen, who tailed Tan on a separate motorcycle, fled after the killing. The Pagadian City Police Office is investigating the incident to identify the suspects and to determine the motive of the killing.