A barangay councilor in Malabon was shot dead by still an unidentified assailant on the morning of Wednesday, April 10.
In a report from the National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO), they identified the victim as Dante Sih, a barangay councilor of Brgy. Panghulo in Malabon City. The 53-year-old was about to ride his motorcycle at the market when an unidentified gunman shot him, resulting in his instant death.
After shooting the victim, police said the suspect left a letter, supposedly from a certain “Armadong Rebolusyonaryong Manggagawa,” accusing the victim of being a hoodlum and involved in illegal drugs activities.
They are currently conducting a dragnet operation and is still investigating the possible motive behind the killing.