Tuesday, January 4, 2011
Masbate vice-mayor shot dead in Novaliches
QUEZON CITY, Philippines – Unidentified gunmen shot dead the vice-mayor of Aroroy town in Masbate province on Tuesday afternoon in Novaliches, Quezon City, an initial report said.
Two assailants riding a motorcycle killed Vice-Mayor Arturo Maristela in San Francisco Road, Merry Homes, Barangay Sauyo in Novaliches around 3 p.m., police said.
He sustained 5 gunshot wounds, according to police.
His body has been brought to Camp Karingal in Quezon City.