Barangay captain shot by riding-in-tandem

Posted at 11/08/12 10:58 PM

MANILA, Philippines -- A barangay captain is in critical condition after he was shot by motorcycle-riding gunmen in Grace Park, Caloocan City on Thursday afternoon.

Victim El Rey Magat, 26, was on board his motorcycle along Florencio St. in Barangay 67 when two men shot him at around 5 p.m.

The victim was immediately brought to the nearest hospital.

Authorities have yet to identify the suspects.

Police are still investigating the incident. -- Report from Robert Mano, dzMM