Suspected thief shot dead in Duljo

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A suspected thief was shot dead by an unknown assailant past 9 a.m. Friday night, June 10, 2022, in Sitio Bohol Village, Barangay Duljo-Fatima, Cebu City.

Staff Sergeant Mark Anthony dela Victoria of Mambaling Police Station 11 identified the victim as Morris Banquio Añabiza, 27, a resident of the area.

Dela Victoria said the victim was playing computer games when an unidentified person approached him and shot him several times.

Añabiza was hit on the different parts of the body causing his sudden death.

At least four fired empty shells of a handgun were recovered by the police from the scene.

In their investigation, the Mambaling police learned from the residents that Añabiza was a known thief in their area, arising speculations that he was killed by one of his robbery victims.

Dela Victoria said that aside from robbery, they would also look into other motive like personal grudge. (BBT, TPT)

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