By Mike Crismundo
BUTUAN CITY – A purok chairwoman was gunned down by four motorcycle-riding suspects at 6:20 p.m. on Sunday.
The victim, identified as Esther G. Betonio, 53 of Purok 21-A So. Landing, Barangay Tungao, Butuan City, was fetching water when the four assailants, armed with unknown caliber pistol, peppered her with several bullets.
The Butuan City Police Office-Station 5 is investigating the motive for the shooting and the identities of the perpetrators.