A WOMAN died in an ambush on Thursday morning in San Juan City (Metro Manila).
Susan Tan Uy, 63, of 012 Mariposa St, Horse Show, Quezon City, was driving her blue Toyota RAV4 (PHQ 252) with her friend when two unidentified men riding in tandem on a motorcycle fired at them along Wilson Street and Ortigas Avenue in San Juan City at about 7:30 a.m.
Her companion, who refused to be named, was not hurt in the ambush.The victim was brought to the Cardinal Santos Hospital but was declared dead on arrival from gunshot wound in the head.
Four empty shells were recovered from the crime scene.
Eastern Police District (EPD) Director Chief Supt. Elmer Jamias ordered San Juan City Police officer-in-charge Senior Supt. Roberto to conduct an in-depth in investigation to determine the motive of the killing.
Jamias said they will also review the CCTV (closed-circuit television) cameras installed along the area which could help establish the identities of the gunmen.
NEIL A. ALCOBER