Cavite: An alleged hired killer was shot dead by the nephew of his victim who sustained gun wounds on his thigh on Sunday at Barangay Sabutan in Silang. According to Police Supt. Romeo Desiderio, Silang police chief, at around 8 a.m. the victim, identified as Francisco Set, 49, a security guard, was about to leave his house when the suspect, Roaldo Sioco, 45, together with two unidentified companions shot him in the left thigh using a 9MM pistol. The victim’s nephew, Elmer Toledo, a civilian agent of the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group, saw the incident and immediately went home to take his service firearm. He subsequently shot the suspect in the body that caused his instant death.