Three people were killed while another was seriously injured on Sunday morning when unidentified suspects riddled them with bullets inside the Barangay Hall in Barangay Datu Esmael, Dasmarinas City.
According to Cavite Police Provincial Director Jonnel Estomo, the incident happened at 11 a.m. while the victims were inside the Datu Esmael Barangay hall. All of a sudden, the unidentified suspects onboard a white Nissan Sentra fired upon them, possibly with high-powered firearms. The victims died on the spot.
The victims were identified as Pogi Pangandag, 24; Mustafa Makaindig, 60; and Makasandig Baniaga, 57. Another victim Usman Masimba was in serious condition in a nearby hospital. All the victims suffered wounds in different parts of their body.
Police investigators said that the motive of the shooting may have been related to drugs.