MANILA, Philippines – A Cebu City commentator was shot and wounded by an unidentified assailant Thursday afternoon, June 20, police said.
Apolinario Arigo Jr, commentator at Bantay Radyo and a resident of Talisay City, was headed for his vehicle parked outside SM City Cebu when a lone gunman on board a motorcycle drove by and shot him from behind.
Senior Superintendent Mariano Natu-el, city police chief, said Arigo was hit on his left buttock and the bullet exited throgh his left thigh.
The victim managed to hail a cab and asked to be brought to the nearest hospital.
Authorities recovered an empty shell from a caliber 45 pistol.
Investigators are still determining the motive behind the incident. – Rappler.com
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