Man killed in 'road rage' incident

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A MAN was shot dead during a traffic altercation on Hernan Cortes St. in Barangay Subangdaku, Mandaue City on Monday, Aug. 8, 2022.

The victim was identified as 45-year-old Roberto Estandarte, a resident of Gentle Breeze in Barangay Subangdaku.

Lt. Col. Franco Rudolf Oriol, deputy city director for operations and spokesman of the Mandaue City Police Office, told reporters on Tuesday, Aug. 9, that Estandarte had a run-in with the driver of a four-wheel vehicle, which nearly hit the victim and his passenger.

Oriol said the driver of the four-wheel vehicle suddenly shot Estandarte in the left chest before fleeing the scene.

The victim was rushed to the hospital, where he later died. His passenger was not harmed.

The gunman remains at large and unidentified. (HIC)