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Ex-seaman shot dead while eating

/ 08:46 AM May 04, 2011

TWO unidentified men shot dead a retired seaman in barangay Bulacao, Cebu City.

Anaclito Abaquita, 80, took a bullet in the cheek. He died on the spot.

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The victim was eating inside his home when he was shot around 5 p.m. last Monday, said SPO3 Alex Alex Dacua, homicide investigator of the Cebu City Police Office (CCPO).

Police said while Abaquita was eating, two motorcycle-riding men arrived. The back rider entered the house and shot the victim.

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The assailants fled to an unknown direction.

Dacua said that according to the neighbors, the victim had no known enemies in the area.

Police said a background check will be conducted on the victim./CORRESPONDENT CHITO O. ARAGON

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