ZAMBOANGA CITY – A 55-year-old farmer was shot dead by a lone gunman in front if his friends in the town of Margosatubig in Zamboanga del Sur.
Police said Henry Coluban was drinking with friends when the gunman arrived on a motorcycle and shot him with a .45-caliber pistol. The assailant fled after the shooting.
Coluban had just attended a birthday party with his family in the village and was hanging around with friends when the attack occurred. He was shot twice in the head.