CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Two persons who were allegedly engaged in “Shabu” session were gunned down by a private security guard in Villanueva, Misamis Oriental Friday morning.
Police identified the victims as Eric Dablio, 38, of Barra, Opol, Misamis Oriental and Eleazar Alberto, 37, driver, of Cagayan De Oro City.
Dablio died instantly of gunshot wounds in various parts of the body while Alberto, who was critically wounded, undergoes treatment in a public hospital here.
The suspect, identified as Ricky Cagalawan, a private security guard of a trucking service firm, voluntarily surrendered and was in the custody of the police in Villanueva pending the filing of appropriate charges.
The police investigating the incident, said that Cagalawan saw the two victims in a “Shabu” session inside the toilet of the compound of the trucking services.
“Seeing an illegal drug session in the area I was securing sent me to a blackout prompting me to shoot the victims out of rage,” Cagalawan told a radio reporter.
Investigators of the Scene of the Crime Operatives (SOCO) recovered three sachets of alleged “Shabu,” illegal drug residues and drug paraphernalia in the crime scene. (PNA)