Man shot dead by brod-in-law

By Felipe V Celino

ROXAS CITY, Capiz – A 33-year-old man was declared dead at Bailan District Hospital in Pontevedra, Capiz after he was shot by his brother-in-law Monday evening at Barangay East Villaflores, Maayon, Capiz.

Police identified the victim as Mark Dordas, 33, while the suspect was Jonel Carillo, 34, a businessman and resident of said village.

Investigation by Maayon Municipal Police Station indicated that Carillo had seen Dordas trying to hit his wife (Carillo’s sister) with a hard object.

Because of this, Carillo drew his .45 caliber firearm and shot the victim in the different parts of his body.

It was not clear yet if the suspect and the victim were drunk during the incident.

Carillo remains at large, as of press time.